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Old 11-21-2006, 11:04 PM   #1
spydrmn
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Installer script source


I am wanting to just look at the installer script for Slackware, curiousity on how a distro is installed. I can't find it on my box, didn't really expect to find it there, and I can't find it anywhere on the CD. Is this something I would have to look for in CVS/Subversion?

I'm just not sure where to start.
 
Old 11-22-2006, 11:23 AM   #2
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AFAIK they are included in the initrd.img. If you follow this (http://www.linuxquestions.org/linux/...ome_Slack_CUSS) to uncompress and mount the initrd image you will find some scripts in /mnt/path-to-loop-device/usr/lib/setup . Not sure if that's all but surely something to start with.
 
Old 11-22-2006, 01:31 PM   #3
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Thanks titopoqito, that helps give me a place to start investigating
 
  


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