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SKDas
May 7th, 2008, 06:16 AM
hello ,
1 ubuntu hardy heron-installed with wubi in D drive.it detects the ext hard disks but wont let me open them.
2 how to log in as root in ubuntu.
3 i have a tata indicom usb plug to surf.how to make it run.
4 how to install vlc media player . it has all the codecs.
5 how to install blender--for 3d applications
would really appreciate help-i'm stuck.
oh yes-i have ibm r51 laptop with 768 ram,1.77ghz processor,installed through wubi on windows xp

subzero316
May 7th, 2008, 06:30 AM
hello ,
1 ubuntu hardy heron-installed with wubi in D drive.it detects the ext hard disks but wont let me open them.
2 how to log in as root in ubuntu.
3 i have a tata indicom usb plug to surf.how to make it run.
4 how to install vlc media player . it has all the codecs.
5 how to install blender--for 3d applications
would really appreciate help-i'm stuck.
oh yes-i have ibm r51 laptop with 768 ram,1.77ghz processor,installed through wubi on windows xp

To log in as root

su

you might wanna set the password initially usind sudo passwd command


apt-get install vlc
apt-get install blender

subzero316
May 7th, 2008, 06:34 AM
1 ubuntu hardy heron-installed with wubi in D drive.it detects the ext hard disks but wont let me open them.

Try changing the permissions using command

chmod
use prefernces accordingly