[Slackdocs] IMPORTANT: How People can get Slackware Media?

Eric Hameleers eric.hameleers at alienbase.nl
Thu Aug 30 20:41:02 CEST 2012

On 08/30/2012 07:07 PM, Rodrigo Amorim Ferreira wrote:
> On Thu, 2012-08-30 at 11:53 -0500, Gerardo Zamudio wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Rodrigo Amorim Ferreira
>> <rodrigo at codecommunity.org> wrote:
>>         Hi there,
>>         But, about the installation procedures, I think we can
>>         instruct the
>>         users how to get the ISOs in the Slackware mirrors available
>>         (CDs or
>>         DVD), in the first part of the installation tutorial.
>>         What do you think?
>>         Best Regards.
>>         Rodrigo
>> Getting Slackware media is covered in the FAQ
>> at http://docs.slackware.com/slackware:faq . Perhaps a link to the
>> relevant question from the Installation Guide?
> Hi Gerardo,
> I think a good choice will be replicate (or re-write) it in the
> beginning of the installation page too. But, rewrite it like a detailed
> tutorial (both buy the media and get the ISO media) in the beginning of
> the installation page will be better.
> Best Regards.
> Rodrigo
The FAQ entry about how to download Slackware could be expanded a lot,
with detailed examples of how to download an ISO and burn it to a disk.
I don't think it requires a separate page. People should read stuff
called FAQ and "beginner's guide" as soon as possible anyway.


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