does he want to access the wireless of wired network?
Surely DHCP is all he needs?
the only other issue may be proxies for some apps,
the proxy config url is:
or this can be hardcoded as
the laptop needs to be registered for wired access. but dunno about
wireless, they told me i didn't need to register mine for it but i haven't
tested this yet.
the only prob may be with novel. but if you say you only want access to the
net and not your novell netwrok drive this shoudln't be a prob.
On 9/15/05, John Hegarty <jh at clongowes.net> wrote:
>> A student in UCD has been on to me. He wants to set his Linux laptop up
> on the UCD network and is running into some problems as the main support
> seems to be for Windows.
>> Any UCD insiders who can help him out? His address is
>james at lidiot.net>> Out of curiosity, what is the level of support in 3rd level colleges for
> linux users? Anyone got good or bad stories to tell.
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