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Old 03-07-2005, 11:02 AM   #1
jeffnorem
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I am in the process of reading the linux redhat 9 bible, and I was able to scrounge up an extra laptop that I want to turn into a linux security machine with Nessus, snort etc..

My second CD got scratched badly, I was wondering what the easiest way to get another copy of the CD would be? Can I just download the install from somewhere? Thanks for any help you can give me.
 
Old 03-07-2005, 11:11 AM   #2
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redhat-9 is quite old, the book is ok for educational purposes, i suggest you get Fedora-Core-3 if you want a current RPM based distro along the same lines as Redhat, Fedora is Redhat's current community based FREE distro...
 
Old 03-07-2005, 02:12 PM   #3
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Easiest way is to download from one of the mirrors at linuxiso.org. Make sure you get the most up-to-date stable distro of your choice from whatever mirror you decide to use. If you end up choosing FC, this is easy, it is FC3.
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