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Old 02-22-2003, 01:23 PM   #1
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Possiblity Reign on slack


I've been wondering for a minute if slack could run a server? I've been planning to set one up but i just haven't got around to setting it up. I took a look a bsd, and I thought that might be nice, but i also didn't want to have a "TRIPLE " Os boot either :[ So can anyone help me out on this issue?
 
Old 02-22-2003, 01:27 PM   #2
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Sure, it's no problem. Depending on which server you want to run, slack comes with apps. ProFTP for FTP server, Apache for HTTP server. I downloaded and installed Postfix for my mailserver, it was a breeze.

It depends on what you want, but yes, it's great for a server distro.

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