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Old 11-25-2002, 09:56 AM   #1
Snoof
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Where next?


Hello,

I just started in on Slackware (with a 2.2.15 kernel) and went through understanding how to use joe, lynx, pine and BitchX. Any suggestions as to what to tackle next?

Thanks.
 
Old 11-25-2002, 10:48 AM   #2
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Well, what do you intend to use this computer for ? Or what do you use computers for ?

There are thousands of uses for a computer and you can do alot of things with Linux. I mean are you wanting to learn more stuff with Linux, etc ??

Maybe start looking into some shell scripting ??
 
Old 11-25-2002, 11:44 AM   #3
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Right now I am only focusing on learning to work with the OS, as I'd never been on it until yesterday. Shell scripting sounds like a thing of the not-too-distant future though. Thanks.
 
Old 11-25-2002, 11:49 AM   #4
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you should try to update the kernel... It looks like something you might need (you have 2.2.15 and 2.2.22 is out)... It is also a nice thing to know and to do... a lot of learning possible there

good luck
 
  


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