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Distribution: Anything that gives me online access
A lot of stuff failed for me during my first install but I managed to get a working system. If you have a base system running try this. Go to the appropreate directory on the installation CD (slackware/gnome/ for Gnome). You should see a script called install-packages. If you run that, a menu will come up on the screen and let you choose which packages to install. When you are done with the installation, run pkgtool again and choose the option about Slackware installation scripts to run again. In there select [I]xwmconfig[I] and you should be able to select Gnome as your default window manager. I hope it helps, helped me anyway. Funny thing is that I kicked Slack 9.1 off my machine to play a little with Mandrake 9.2. A week after I got bored with it and installed Slack 9.1 again without a problem at all...