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Old 06-22-2009, 01:00 AM   #1
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Cool What are the easy to follow step-by-step instructions for loading "WICD" in Slackware

Hello Gurus,

I need simple easy to follow instructions for installing WICD package in Slackware. If possible, list every step, every command for a newbie.

Old 06-22-2009, 01:28 AM   #2
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Hmmm, not to sound rude but maybe Slackware is not the best choice for now to use.

Check out these instructions.

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Old 06-22-2009, 06:16 AM   #3
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$ wget
# installpkg wicd-1.5.6-noarch-2.tgz && rm wicd-1.5.6-noarch-2.tgz
If you wanna install the 1.5.9 version you've to move to -current.

Other useful commands:

man wget
man slackpkg


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