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Old 04-21-2002, 03:50 AM   #1
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Question Slackware ISOs

Which ISOs do I download? install.iso, extra.iso, or source.iso, or all of them? Will I actually use them all or do I only need one or two? Thanks in advance.
Old 04-21-2002, 05:06 AM   #2
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you'll definitely need install.iso. for most cases, this is all you need for a slack install.
the extra.iso is depends on each release. this is needed if you want some extra utilities, programs or something. i can't remember... i didn't get it
the source.iso is if you're gonna do some hacking... usually not needed.
Old 04-21-2002, 05:08 AM   #3
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oh yea... and it'll be more helpful for you if you posted in the relevant forums. for questions relating specifically to slackware, there's a special forum for it under the main forum of distributions. the people there usually respond quickly.


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