Linux.com: Installing Slackware dual-boot on a Windows 98 boxDec 02, 2000, 14:03 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Michie)
"Slackware, one of the older Linux distributions, has gained a deserved reputation as a stable, well-designed system. It is not recommended for new users since it doesn't have a package system as is the case with Debian and Red Hat, but for a moderately advanced user, Slackware may be what you have been missing about Linux."
"There will be four basic steps: