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Re: Fedora OS display and NTFS mount problems !



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maybe this should be better way.


On Thu, 2006-10-19 at 11:44 +0200, Sanjin Danilovic wrote:
> thank you very much Chris,
> 
> I´ll try that immediately.
> 
> cheers,
> 
> Sanjin
> -------- Original-Nachricht --------
> Datum: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 10:37:03 +0100
> Von: Chris Jones <jonesc hep phy cam ac uk>
> An: For users of Fedora Core releases <fedora-list redhat com>
> Betreff: Re: Fedora OS display and NTFS mount problems !
> 
> > Sanjin Danilovic wrote:
> > > A wonderful hello ,
> > > 
> > > I apologize on disturbing you, but do truly need some help in Fedora OS.
> > > 
> > > As being an absolute Linux beginner, I can´t fix my display resolution
> > to 1600x1200, only 1024x768 works so far.
> > > 
> > > Second question is about mounting NTFS under Fedora Core 5 for my AMD
> > Opterons 246 ( x86_64).
> > > 
> > > Latest kernel is already installed.
> > > 
> > > I tried to change xorg.conf as to display configuration, well  I can
> > change display values but not the screen configuration.
> > > 
> > > My LCD is NEC 2080UXi 20 "
> > > 
> > > Graphic card - Gigabyte Nvidia 6600 GT
> > > 
> > > Both devices have been recognized so far.
> > > 
> > > As to NTFS mounting, it doesn´t work. What shall I type inside
> > /etc/fstab ?
> > > 
> > > I always get a conclusion, can´t find ntfs .
> > > 
> > > Sorry about my questions, it´s my start
> > > 
> > > have a nice day
> > > 
> > > arcsan from Graz, Austria 
> > 
> > Try the following.
> > 
> > 1. Set your self up to use the livna repository of extras. (You should 
> > go to http://rpm.livna.org/ first and read the small print)
> > 
> >    Basically, just run
> > 
> >   > rpm -ivh http://rpm.livna.org/livna-release-5.rpm
> > 
> > 2. For your screen problem, I recommend trying the nvidia driver (I am 
> > guessing you currently use the OSS nv driver, which is not as good (no 
> > 3D for instance) but OSS, the nvidia one is better but closed source 
> > which some people object to. Its your call.)
> > 
> >   > yum install  kmod-nvidia
> > 
> > 3. For ntfs, you also need to install a kernel add on since it is not 
> > available in the default FC kernel
> > 
> >   > yum install  kmod-ntfs
> > 
> > hope this helps
> > 
> > Chris
> > 
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