GNU/Linux Desktop Survival Guide
by Graham Williams
Dell Optiplex GX260 (Uramys1)
Debian GNU/Linux 3.0 was installed from a Debian CD-ROM (28 Nov 2002). This desktop machine is to be used as a server for CVS, apache, and other services. The NIC (e1000) was not supported in the default 2.4.18 kernel. A kernel-image-2.4.20-pre11 was compiled for the machine. Lilo was replaced by grub and
The on-board video is run using vesa because XFree86 4.2.1 does not have a driver for the 82845G AGP. See Festival (115.24) for further details.