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Old 07-12-2003, 06:17 PM   #1
jim64
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Should i enable zlib?


I am compiling my kernel (i am a newbie to this) and i noticed an option called zlib under library routines in menuconfig. What is this and do i need to enable it. I am using kernel 2.4.21 from kernel.org. I am running slackware9 on an AMD athalon with a ati radeon 7000 ve pci. I do not know if thats even relevant but i am thinking that zlib has something to do with graphics compression.
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I know its a simple question, but i am a simple person! =)
 
  


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