I'm trying to install Fedora Core 2 on a Dell Insprion 8000. The laptop has an nVidia GEForce 2Go. This is the first time I install Linux (except for a Dell Desktop with RH9, but I didn't have to do anything
So I've read about all the nVidia driver stuff. I've seen Picomp's(?) explanation about how to install the nVidia drivers, but:
a) Someone told me if I compiled my own kernel, it would be a pain to update later.
b) I don't want to recompile, because I almost have it working (read on).
I've selected an unprobed monitor and generic VESA drivers. X loads fine, but I can only see Fedora in a small window in the center of the screen.
I've tried to tweak the modelines using other people's XFConfig files to no avail.
Also, if you're a network card whiz help me out with this: