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Old 12-21-2009, 07:49 AM   #1
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Smile slackware basic packages

good day.. right now im currently running on slackware 13.. i followed the instruction on

in this guide it says that to use full installation for the system to work.. but i've notice that there are may packages installed on my system that im not using and i think its a waste of space on my hdd..

could you guys give me list of basic packages for my system to work w/c has an access to the internet. much appreciate!
Old 12-21-2009, 07:59 AM   #2
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Old 12-21-2009, 08:32 AM   #3
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tnx mate! great help.


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