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Old 03-08-2004, 06:41 PM   #1
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Compile Program


I just completed my Slackware 9.1 installation. I am trying to learn Linux and I am a little concerened about compiling source code of a program to get it to run. So, Im looking for a useful program (with a small download) that I can download, compile and install to help teach me.

Do you know of any programs?

Thanks
 
Old 03-08-2004, 07:07 PM   #2
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There is a tutorial pinned somewhere in the forum that uses GAIM as an example.
 
Old 03-08-2004, 07:14 PM   #3
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Thanks! Ill do a search for it.

Does anyone else have any program suggestions? My computer doesnt have internet so I need something non-web based. Thanks.
 
Old 03-08-2004, 07:30 PM   #4
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the tutorial spoke of in the above post is here.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...threadid=45094

just happened to have it on speed dial ;-).
 
Old 03-09-2004, 12:13 PM   #5
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Even if you don't have access to the internet, you can still
use web-based programs to compile by setting the
destination IP to localhost.
 
  


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