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using debian package manager offline { installing new softwares offline}

Posted 09-09-2011 at 11:06 AM by rahulkya
Updated 09-09-2011 at 12:52 PM by rahulkya

If you have internet connection then .. You will have no problems at all for installing any new software in debian. But sometimes internet doesn't belong to you due to various reasons like::
1. you have not submitted your bills
2. Wrong network configuration
3. Travelling into a remote area...etc
Then suddenly you feel to install some software or application or game..Then what you do....
I have a small and difficult solution for you....
Do the following...
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Living the Slackware 13.37.life, and LOVING IT!

Posted 09-08-2011 at 07:18 PM by Z_Tagr

Thursday, Sept. 8th, 2011

I have been learning the "ropes" of Linux AND Slackware now since around the first of July, and am coming along quite well, I think!

I have been studying many different kinds of bash scripts, leaning heavily towards the "Slackbuild" scripts, as I was a tad familiar with the:

"./configure --prefix=/usr", "make" and "make install"

type...
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The main plan

Posted 09-08-2011 at 02:10 PM by Thor_2.0

Okay,

Every project needs a roadmap, so does mine. Just a checklist so as not to skip/forget anything

- boot the PC with stick & CDrom
- get networking up and going
- make a user
- set the root pass
- make a symlink from the /home folder (in memory at that time) to the /home folder on the stick - the user already existed...
- change to the user
- do the ./configure and make of every dependency
- become Root
...
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Linux Family

Posted 09-08-2011 at 12:11 PM by blogfan247

I like linux and applaude all that contribute to the "linux cause" meaning any progression toward linux success!!!
I may be a newbie but, that really matters less now than it did before I learned more about the opensource;free software foundation;windows 7 sins and the many strides programmers in conferences have educated/shared the knowledge with more fans of this movement. Share your thoughts with me if you would those love linux. I can't wait for the bright future that awaits
...
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Old Asus A8N system

Posted 09-08-2011 at 10:39 AM by lelmo82

I assembled a system around Asus A8N mb and AMD Athlon 64FX CPU and still use it after five years. Operating systems; Fedora, Ubuntu, XP. About everything bad one could think of has happened to my system. I would be pleased to share my experience and learn about yours. Les
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