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Old 05-22-2006, 12:54 PM   #1
ramrays
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Question Help Me I am a novice in Linux please


Hi All

I am trying to install Linux.. I saw the main cds and source cds in this website .. I need to know whether i should be having both source and main cds or just the main cd to install Linux . Please help
Many Thanks and Best Regards.
Ram Subramanian.V
 
Old 05-22-2006, 12:57 PM   #2
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First off, which linux distribution are you trying to install? Some distros offer many CD's of which you might only need the first one and a valid internet connection to install all the packages. If you're on dialup, you probably want all the "main" CD's as these will contain the programs. Source Cd's contain source code for the programs....
 
  


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