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Old 11-28-2008, 05:16 AM   #16
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is it still a server after making it a gnome desktop?
It's still a server. All ELECTRONICSFREAK did is add a desktop to it.
 
Old 11-28-2008, 05:24 AM   #17
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I think it's absolutely a server as it was installed with the capabilities of a server, but yes running a server in GUI is not recommended, since you have mentioned its for learning process that is tolerable:-)....

You have only a unsecured your server form security point of view... and your precious resources are consumed and end up in smoke with GUI...

Cheers!!!
 
Old 11-28-2008, 11:38 PM   #18
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I am not sure if I am the one you should be asking that question to. I am a beginner at it. I believe it was still server after that, I know it was still confusing. Was a bit easier navigating through desktop for some things. Still had to use the terminal screen for most stuff though. I bought a book on it to avoid having to ask question after question in here.

This is the book I bought on it. Good book.

http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-Ubun...7937032&sr=1-6
 
Old 11-28-2008, 11:41 PM   #19
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Did not see the other replies when I made mine. Sorry about that lol.
 
  


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