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Old 11-08-2005, 10:37 PM   #1
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I didn't check this out too throughly but do you need a floppy disk drive to install SlackWare? or can I do it from the first 2 cds? Thanks
Old 11-08-2005, 11:09 PM   #2
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If your computer will boot from CD you don't need bootdisks
Old 11-08-2005, 11:27 PM   #3
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And this will help you:
Old 11-08-2005, 11:33 PM   #4
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Thanks a lot guys, I hope to move up the ladder from ZenWalk to Slackware soon, thanks again. See ya soon
Old 11-09-2005, 04:40 AM   #5
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Though I prefer the real thing, that will probably not seem like an upgrade. You will get pretty much the same result by getting Slackware packages from the official package database and from LinuxPackages.
With Zenwalk, you already have a newer kernel without having to compile it yourself. But then, that is probably only an advantageif you are a laptop user.


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