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Old 03-02-2004, 05:00 PM   #1
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Talking Getting started on Slackware for newbies

Hi, I just installed Slackware, and I would like to know how to get started with it. Like getting some tutorials etc... for beginners only. Please.

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Old 03-02-2004, 05:06 PM   #2
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Old 03-02-2004, 05:09 PM   #3
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The first place you should look:
It even shows you how to use the vi text-editor.
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The search function here on LQ is really quite nice as well. So far, just about every question that has come up since I started using Slackware has been answered just by doing a couple of quick searches here.

And the Slackware book really is pretty good. It gives you the basics and answers a lot of questions before you even realize you were going to ask them.
Old 03-02-2004, 06:03 PM   #5
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Don't forget there is a wealth of stuff in the /usr/doc folder of your Slack installation.
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Especially check out /usr/doc/Linux-HOWTOS. It has a bunch of howtos from
Old 03-06-2004, 01:07 AM   #7
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and don't forget the /usr/src/linux/documentation directory!!
this babe is 5+ megs of Texts about the kernel and what it can do.......
and other info on how to program/hack the kernel to do what YOU want.........


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