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Old 07-24-2003, 01:27 PM   #1
Registered: Jun 2003
Location: Costa Rica
Distribution: slackware 8.1/SUSE 9.0
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how to?

Hola a todos!

I need to know what else to do after installing...

do I need to addusers?
configuring xf86 ?
configuring gdm?
configuring what else?...

what are the steps?

Minor Gomez
Old 07-24-2003, 01:35 PM   #2
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Frederick, MD
Distribution: Dux Linux 1 / Gentoo 1.4
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you dont want to run as root all the time, thats dangerous.

depending on the distro you are using, their are different ways to configure X

GDM... not sure, sorry

setup internet, printers, graphics card, etc
Old 07-25-2003, 12:08 PM   #3
Registered: Jul 2003
Location: Osaka, Japan
Distribution: Arch, Ubuntu
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Are you using slackware with full installation? What you want to do actually? Internet surfing? E-mailing? ... etc. Please make your question clearer so that others find it easier to help


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