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Old 06-12-2003, 07:38 PM   #1
thegamegraal
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Question Mandrake Disks


Ok im currently downloading Mandrake 9.1 on a 56k modem..yeah its a pain but i have done it before so don't tell me its not possiable.... Anyways i heard that you only need 1 disk and thats the first disk to install the whole version of mandrake. Then what are the other 2 for? Do i really need them? If i dont get them will it have major effects on my mandrake? please help i will probabbly end up downloading the other 2 but i just want to make sure i can get mandrake working before i do that. Thank you

P.S if anyone knows a site that names all the things on each disk it would help me a lot thanks
 
Old 06-12-2003, 08:05 PM   #2
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thegamegraal,

Do you know you can buy CDs for almost any Linux distro for 99

http://www.edmunds-enterprises.com/l...tl/product/194
 
Old 06-12-2003, 10:16 PM   #3
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You dont really need 2nd and 3rd cd. Everything u need for basic installation (including KDE) is on the first cd. Second cd has some additional software which you can always install off the web..and third one has documentation and other languages support.
 
  


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