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Old 12-01-2003, 08:22 PM   #1
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Someone please give me a copy of slackware?


HI
Can someone give me a copy of Slackware ISO that you are sure works?
I downloaded it and mine don't work, could someone please send me it?
My msn messenger is fatcat92@hotmail.com
Or if you want to send it by email fatcat92@shaw.ca

Please could someone do this, thanks!

If you did this I would really appreciate it.

THanks
 
Old 12-01-2003, 08:24 PM   #2
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Please, I can't use Linux at all if i don't have it
 
Old 12-01-2003, 08:26 PM   #3
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Which version?

Where did you download it from, what was the MD5 sum?

And stop nagging. Give people a fair chance to respond,
how old are you? 7? Have patience.

Cheers,
Tink

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Old 12-01-2003, 08:29 PM   #4
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Sorry, I am so wanting to install Linux, I don't have any patience, I want version 9.2, disk 1, and possibly 2.
I downloaded it from http://www.linuxiso.org

Oh and I don't know what an Md5 Sum is, I am a newbie, I am not familiar with linux, becuase I never had a working DISK

Last edited by desolator; 12-01-2003 at 08:36 PM.
 
Old 12-01-2003, 08:40 PM   #5
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the iso from linuxiso.org is fine. you either got an error downloading it or did something wrong burning the ISO.
check the md5 on your download, if it's right look at your burning process. Burning an ISO is different than a regular cd.

Look here for MD5 checksum info and a windows program to do it,
http://winmd5sum.solidblue.biz/

Last edited by burnpile; 12-01-2003 at 08:42 PM.
 
Old 12-01-2003, 08:42 PM   #6
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How do you "look to see if the file is burning right?
on easy cd creator 5.0
 
Old 12-02-2003, 01:07 AM   #7
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Did you burn the iso as if you were buring mp3s or porn to a cd? Or did you choose "burn image" or something to that effect?

I never used Easy CD Creator, but you need to burn the iso as an image. If you don't know how in CD Creator, I suggest looking at the help file or searching google.

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Old 12-02-2003, 01:22 AM   #8
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Why did you just post like 20 posts in this thread...

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=121795

...asking if you should buy slackware, and then say you are going to buy it, and then ask in this thread if someone will give it to you?



You've made 63 posts in 2 days. The last 20 posts I've seen you post one sentence comments in the thread above.

One last thing....Since when does anyone send 600MB ISO images via email?

What are you on buddy.....?


Last edited by Whitehat; 12-02-2003 at 01:29 AM.
 
Old 12-02-2003, 01:47 AM   #9
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LOL
 
Old 12-02-2003, 07:31 PM   #10
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SHUTUP! (drugs)
no just joking
 
Old 12-02-2003, 09:04 PM   #11
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you are probably burning the cd by making a data cd and putting the iso as a file on it right? that is the wrong way to it

here is how to do it in easy cd creator 5 (pdf)
http://www.request.com/documentation...rnARQCDISO.pdf
 
Old 12-02-2003, 09:10 PM   #12
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If you are using XP, I would suggest downloading Drop2CD, it is really simple to burn ISos with it.
 
  


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