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Old 10-01-2003, 01:41 AM   #1
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Bootable Slackware 9.1


Does Slackware 9.1 require a hard disk at all, if it is just going to be booted from the CD? Or better yet, a hard disk with partitions?
 
Old 10-01-2003, 02:34 AM   #2
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Slackware 9.1 does require a hard disk. It is a standard (albeit superior) Linux distribution. The install disk is bootable, but it only boots a simple busybox-based system, with which you can install Slack to your hard drive.

There is an independent project called Slackware Live, which is a bootable Linux system similar to Knoppix, but based on Slack 9.0. To run this, you don't need to have partitions formatted for Linux, but you should certainly have a hard disk in your computer ;-)

http://www.slackware-live.org/

Enjoy!
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Old 10-01-2003, 11:35 AM   #3
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