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Installing an Ubuntu Dapper Box

Install from cd
Remove screen saver from desktop login
cp /etc/apt/sources.list /etc/apt/
cp /share/files/sources.list /etc/apt/sources.list
wget -O- | sudo apt-key add –
wget -O- | sudo apt-key add –
apt-get update
apt-get upgrade
nano /etc/motd
apt-get install freenx nxagent nxdesktop nxviewer nxclient nxplugin
apt-get install linux-image-k7 kernel-package build-essential
apt-get install mysql-server
apt-get install php5 php5-cli apache2 phpmyadmin postfix php4-snmp
change root password in mysql, add admin account to mysql
apt-get install cacti
apt-get install backuppc
cd /etc/backuppc
htpasswd ./htpasswd admin
cp /share/files/ .
cp /share/files/ .
cp /share/files/hosts .
nano /etc/backuppc/ $Conf{CgiAdminUsers} = ‘backuppc admin’; and $Conf{CompressLevel} = 3;
nano /etc/hosts
download webmin and install
/usr/share/webmin/ /etc/webmin root password
update through gui
apt-get install gparted linux-headers-k7 linux-restricted-modules-k7
apt-get install nvidia-glx
Section “Device”
Identifier “NVIDIA Corporation NV18 [GeForce4 MX 4000 AGP 8x]”
Driver “nvidia”
Option “NoLogo”
BusID “PCI:1:0:0”

Section “Monitor”
Identifier “CPD-200ES”
Option “DPMS”
HorizSync 30-70
VertRefresh 50-120

nano /var/log/Xorg.0.log
to make sure Xorg is running correctly
***ivtv stuff
If you get an error saying that modprobe cannot find the ivtv module, then try:
cp /lib/modules/2.6.15/ivtv/* /lib/modules/2.6.15-26-386/kernel/drivers/media/video/
of course, replace 2.6.15 and 2.6.15-26-386 with the appropriate numbers for your system.

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