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I just got finished installing Ubuntu on my MBP. Its nice, i am going to try and install beryl tomorrow and get it looking nice.

I have a USB720 EV-DO RevA modem from verizon and I was wondering if there was a way to get this working on ubuntu, i did alot of searching but could not find anything that was either:
  • A straight answer.
  • Something I (a big *nix noob) understood

Has anyone heard of this being done or have done this??
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http://www.evdoforums.com/thread3308.html

might be of some help
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Thanks!

I read that but i didn't quite understand it.

*goes off to read up on his linux skills*
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No problem, there was more stuff, I'll try to find it, you could always post in the ubuntu forums, those are very helpful
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I am now trying to install beryl, anyone pull this off on a MBP?

I have googled and read guides and im still totally lost. If anyone can point me in the right direction i would be grateful.
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thank you! ill read that and try again.

right now i can do beryl-manager but there are no effects
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i now have the window effects working but when i try:

emerald --replace

the terminal just sits there on a new, blank line until i hit ^C
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Try:

emerald --replace &
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