38.57 Dell OptiPlex GX110 (Mint)
Debian GNU/Linux 2.2r2 was installed from CD-ROM (15 December 2000) and immediately upgraded to unstable. This is a desktop machine with an external modem for network connection and acts as the Internet gateway for a small network.
Mint is a dual boot machine with the first partition as NTFS (C: Drive). The second partition (originally a D: Drive) was deleted during the Debian install and partitioned as:
Partition 8.5GB as linux ext2 /dev/hda2 Partition 200MB as linux swap /dev/hda3
38.57.1 Mint Specifications
The lshw command was used to obtain the following:
mint.act.cmis.stir.au CPU Pentium III (Coppermine) version: 6.8.6 730MHz capabilities: fpu fpu_exception wp vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 mmx fxsr sse Memory 254MB PCI VGA NV5M64 [RIVA TNT2 Model 64/Model 64 Pro] capabilities: vga bus_master cap_list irq=9 PCI Network Ethernet controller 3c905C-TX/TX-M [Tornado] capabilities: bus_master cap_list configuration: driver=3c59x irq=5 IDE IBM-DTLA-307015 /dev/hda 13GB IDE NEC DV-5700A /dev/hdc 1023GB IDE LG CD-RW CED-8080B /dev/hdd 1023GB Multimedia 82801AA AC'97 Audio capabilities: bus_master configuration: driver=intel810_audio irq=10
38.57.2 Mint Install
kb qwerty/us disks partition swap linux root mount kernel from cd-rom devices fs/ntfs net/3c59x network host = inx base from cd-rom config timezone Australia ACT GMT no (skip the "Make Linux boot directly from hard disk") Make boot floppy Custom Boot Reboot
IP 188.8.131.52 Netmask 255.255.255.192 Gateway BLANK DNS 184.108.40.206
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