Linux question.

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by ChaosBoi, Dec 9, 2008.

  1. ChaosBoi
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    ChaosBoi Ushiromiya Battler

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    Feb 19, 2007
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    Okay, I'm a very new user of Linux so it's going to take a bit of time for me to get used to. I have just downloaded and installed QEMU Pendrive on my microSD via transflash, and I have a few questions.

    1. How do I access my Windows partition? I did a google search and none of the methods seems to be working for me [​IMG] . I tried to mount the windows partition from hda1 but it tells me "Permission Denied". What do I have to do?

    2. How do I connect to the internet? I enabled Networking but it isn't connecting to my wireless router.
     
  2. notnarb

    notnarb Not narbing it up

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    Jun 18, 2007
    You wouldn't have either of these problems if you were using a linux distro meant for more then just emulating games. Anyways
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    2. You will need to find a proper driver
     
  3. TLSpartan

    TLSpartan Kills threads

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    Oct 20, 2006
    Where /dev/sda1 is what your windows partiton comes up in when you use the command "fdisk -l" and /mountpoint is the folder you want it to mount into. fdisk and mount must be done as root (put sudo in first for both commands)

    2. There are a lot of reasons why this is not working and you haven't given enough details to help us out with diagnosing the problem
     
  4. Taza

    Taza GBAtemp Regular

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    Sep 15, 2007
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    Permission denied means you aren't doing it as root. "man mount" and try using sudo if you're using Ubuntu.

    Really, if you're a complete newbie, I suggest you try Ubuntu and over time configure it to play the games.
     
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