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Old 09-25-2003, 11:42 PM   #1
unwrittenlaw
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Help....Linux!!


i was just wondering if i could update mandrake and slackware....cuz i noticed that you could update Gentoo...so i was just wondering if i could do the samething thing with mandrake and slackware and if theres a way how can i update it
thank you,
 
Old 09-26-2003, 01:27 AM   #2
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you can update mandrake by using the update tool in mandrake control center ->software management.
 
Old 09-26-2003, 03:12 AM   #3
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Re: Help....Linux!!

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Originally posted by unwrittenlaw
i was just wondering if i could update mandrake and slackware....cuz i noticed that you could update Gentoo...so i was just wondering if i could do the samething thing with mandrake and slackware and if theres a way how can i update it
thank you,
About mandrake, quatsch give's the answer. About slackware, there's no way you could update it as quickly and easy as gentoo. You can use installpkg but everything should be done by hand.
 
  


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