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Old 11-05-2003, 11:12 PM   #1
Registered: Oct 2003
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Distribution: Slackware 9.1
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Can I install packages from the Slack CDs?

I already installed Slack, and opted to NOT install KDE or Gnome, but now I want just the games from the 2. I don't have the computer on the internet, so that's not an option. Can I do this (if so, how)?
Old 11-05-2003, 11:17 PM   #2
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Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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Mount the cd so mount /dev/cdrom then go to the package to see which on u want then like either remember the name of that package or write it down then installpkg /mnt/cdrom/slackware/........

thats it GOOD LUCK!!

Old 11-05-2003, 11:22 PM   #3
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Oh cool! What about dependent packages? Will Slack automagically get those too?


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