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I wanted to try an other distribution than the maybe to user-friendly Mandrake, so I tried Slackware...
I was really impressed with the quality of the packages it offered and the speed at which linux now boots on my laptop.
Here is my question: I created root (obviously) during the installation of Slackware. When I want to install some software, they tell me I need to login in a different user than root... How, with the shell, can I add a new user and then login with it?
Wow, it's been just three hours that I'm running Slackware and I think I'll learn more about linux in 2 months than I learn in 2 years with Mandrake!