Subject: RE: Newbie: PM8500 video and ethernet problems.
From: Barry Sparenborg (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed Mar 21 2001 - 11:28:06 MST
Have you set up DNS?
From: Wei Chang [SMTP:email@example.com]
Sent: Wednesday, March 21, 2001 12:25 PM
To: Yellow Dog
Subject: Newbie: PM8500 video and ethernet problems.
I just installed YDL 1.2.1 on my PowerMac 8500. I am having the
1. I use Xconfigurator to setup the video for X, but X will not
with color depths greater than 8 bits. How do I get 16 bit color?
2. I am using the 8500 internal ethernet port to connect to my SMC
router which is connected to cable modem. During Linux startup,
shown as "OK" and I use netonfig to set my network connection as
However, neither telnet or Netscape will connect me to any sites.
can I do to troubleshoot this?
I am a total newbie to Linux. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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