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Old 06-02-2004, 09:48 PM   #1
eversi0n
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Slack install w/o floppy or cdrom


Is there a way to install slackware without a floppy or cdrom drive, I do have 2 harddrives. I'v been told I could install from network if I could boot into the linux setup, I'm lost any ideas?
 
Old 06-02-2004, 10:08 PM   #2
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I think it would be worth borrowing/buying a cheap CD device for $15 and save yourself a lot of hassle. You can install Slack via network, and I've never done it, but there some info here: http://www.slackware.com/book/index....urce=x209.html

Good luck -- J.W.
 
  


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