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LinuxBeginner: A Week with Slackware 9.1

Feb 25, 2004, 03:00 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Welcome to the third installment of our 'A week with' series. This time we will do things a little differently. I had recently been wanting to update my laptop with a current Linux distro and have decided on Slackware 9.1. So instead of installing on our retrobox PC we will be configuring a Dell Inspiron laptop. As with previous reviews we'll reiterate to keep in mind that this series will show my experiences only. Your mileage may vary...

"The machine currently has an install of Fedora core 1 along side of xp that came with the machine. We will be using the current partition configuration on the machine just changing the filesystem type to reiserfs from the existing ext3 for additional performance..."

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