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How do install and configure wake on lan for my ubuntu 8.04 desktop version?
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you should start the computer into the BIOS and configure it from there
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its not an installable software but and hardware feature
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I have a compaq evo desktop, i looked in the bios it only says remote wake and you select local disk or remote server, i left it on remote server do i just need software on the other end from a XP machine and know the MAC address of the linux box?
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can you send a screen shot ?
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how do i take a screen shot of the Bios?
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what is the evo model ?
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Dont know the model it is a business class desktop. maybe it is this D51s
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those instructions are for a windows based system
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can anyone please respond
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as far as i know the operating system is not involved in the process of wake on lan.
it wakes up the computer before the os is loaded

did you check the link i sent ?
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