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Old 11-28-2004, 06:41 AM   #1
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Installing an X Server via floppy on Slackware 4.0

My laptop has a basic command line slax 4.0....I would like to get X server on there and maybe a low mem GUI like FluxBox

anyone know how I could do this?


I have no network hardware
Old 11-28-2004, 07:17 AM   #2
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Well retrieve sources and compile

Old 11-28-2004, 07:53 AM   #3
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Since you note that you have no network capabilities on your machine, I assume you mean that transferring the necessary packages is a problem. If so see here for a solution.



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