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If you don't know any of these I suggest installing all of them and to try them out. I think KDE and maybe Xfce will be the best to start with because they can be configured more easily than fluxbox or blackbox via the GUI.
You would also be on the safe side to install only KDE -- additional desktop environments or window managers can be installed very easily afterwards and KDE doesn't require any of them.
Enter Hostname is nothing but the name of the computer you want to appear on the network.
Then it may ask you for the Domain..that will be the "Workgroup" of your windows Network.
I'm not sure if you're right with the second one -- even if you give your host the name "host.local.net" this will not automatically give you the rihgt Windows network workgroup name IMHO. To connect to a Windows network you'll have to tell Samba the workgroup name I think (I have it set up this way -- the domain thing doesn't do anything for me).
Domain isn't the same as workgroup. You can put pretty much anything you like for domain (if you don't actually have a specific need to set one up), but I just use what my router uses. titopoquito is correct in saying you have to tell Samba the work group name.
And my apologies...
Not worked much with Samba..
Why should you apologize about your post? My post was for the OP to tell him/her that the question about the domain during Slackware setup shouldn't matter too much in most cases. It's just a form of collaboration to give the OP the most helpful answers