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Old 12-17-2003, 05:58 AM   #1
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Upgrading? : Slackware 9 to 9.1

Hello, I was wondering how do I update anyway? That and how do I use the LinuxQuestions kernal?

Thanks for any help, much so as always

Old 12-17-2003, 07:08 AM   #2
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|-- UPGRADE.TXT Instructions for upgrading from earlier versions.
thats taken straight from a directory listing of the contents of a slack 9.1 cd...did you try reading that yet? if so what were your problems?

and as of :
.... and how do I use the LinuxQuestions kernel?
i have no idea what your talking about on that one...but if you are referring to simply upgrading your kernel then look at this
Old 12-17-2003, 08:26 AM   #3
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About the installation, i was wondering mostly if i needed to cvs or whatnot..but i guess i need to download both new CDs again im guessing..?

and ill work on the kernal, thanks
Old 12-17-2003, 08:32 AM   #4
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Also you can use swaret to do it. You'll have to download it first and then change an option in the /etc/swaret.conf file. There are instructions in that file I believe.

I guess that's just an alternative if you have a high speed connection.


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