Linux Install Question

Rodney rodneylist at
Wed Dec 5 20:01:02 EST 2001

Ok, since I am a beginner I'll bite.  What are the "isos"?

-----Original Message-----
From: speakup-admin at [mailto:speakup-admin at]
On Behalf Of Gregory Nowak
Sent: Wednesday, December 05, 2001 5:32 PM
To: speakup at
Subject: Re: Linux Install Question

You dould've just gotten the isos from the slackware site, and burned
them. Greg

On Wed, Dec 05, 2001 at 04:15:13PM -0500, Rodney wrote:
> Hello all.
> I just downloaded Slackware 8 onto my hard drive.  I am trying not to 
> purchase the distribution CD set until I know that Linux is for me.
> My question is do I burn the complete contents of the "Slackware" 
> folder to a disk?  I downloaded three folders onto my Windows 98 box: 
> Bootdsk.144, Rootdsk, and Slackware.  I intend to install this onto a 
> different computer.
> I also already downloaded the Bootdsk.144 and Rootdsks folders from 
> the Speakup FTP site.
> Thanks.
> Rodney
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