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[ale] slackware, the most...LINUX-like?



On Thu, Jun 3, 2010 at 7:48 AM, Lightner, Jeff <jlightner at water.com> wrote:
> Cygwin allows you to run Linux apps on top of Windows but isn?t all in a
> single file.
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> From: ale-bounces at ale.org [mailto:ale-bounces at ale.org] On Behalf Of Chuck
> Payne
> Sent: Wednesday, June 02, 2010 7:38 PM
> To: Atlanta Linux Enthusiasts - Yes! We run Linux!
> Subject: Re: [ale] slackware, the most...LINUX-like?
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> On Wed, Jun 2, 2010 at 7:10 PM, Paul Cartwright <ale at pcartwright.com> wrote:
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> On Wed June 2 2010, Chuck Payne wrote:
>> I still use slackware, but it with topologilinux, it base on Slackware 12,
>> the reasons is because it uses co-linux runs on top of Windows. It's great
>> distro.
>>
>> http://www.topologilinux.com/
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> Topologilinux is a free Linuxdistribution to be run on top or inside your
> existing windows system. The main thing with Topologilinux is that it does
> not
> require any partitioning at all. (uses a single file as linux root system)
> Topologilinux is therefore very easy to install.
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> so, you want me to use a linux distro that is a SINGLE FILE, on an existing
> WINDOWS OS??? gee, let me defrag that :)
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> Yup, that is why I use. I can't shrink my work computer drive. I guess I
> could use wubi, but I love that I can run linux on top of windows. Plus, it
> my first distro. I started with Slackware 96. I still have a ton of the
> walnut creek CD. If it wasn't for my buying Slackware 96 book and destorying
> my built pc trying to install and being hard headed until I got install, I
> would not love it as much as I do today.
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> Oh, I loose my ambassadorship is I didn't state, that once upon a time use
> the same disc set for slackware, as SuSE was base on it.
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Cygwin doesn't let me all the power of linux. It great if you only
want select files.

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