[Ilugc] dual boot success

kenneth gonsalves lawgon at thenilgiris.com
Mon Jul 16 11:28:02 IST 2012


On Mon, 2012-07-16 at 11:10 +0530, 0 wrote:
> On 07/16/2012 10:49 AM, kenneth gonsalves wrote:
> > one reason why I need more distros is that my bsnl data card has not
> > worked for me after fedora 12. It does not work in mint either. So I
> am
> > looking for a distro in which it will work.
> 
> Most likely a kernel/driver issue. I face similar problems with
> several 
> of my hardware components and I just stay on 2-3 yr old
> distributions. 
> May be if we compile the kernel/modules from older versions and
> install 
> it with the newer distributions, it might work.

as far as I know, I am the only one facing this problem - seems to work
for everyone else!
> 
> On a side note, this kinda indicates that MS is no longer the only
> one 
> who drops support for older hardware on releasing a newer version. 
-- 
regards
Kenneth Gonsalves



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