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Slackware 13.37: Linux for the fun of it
Posted Mar 23, 2011 0:52 UTC (Wed) by jzbiciak (✭ supporter ✭, #5246)
I made the jump to RedHat around 4.2 though with the computer I bought after I graduated. Later I jumped to Ubuntu after seeing the mess that was RedHat 8 and 9. (Still have a RH 7.3 server though.)
I still remember all the hijinks I used to pull with my old Slackware box, though. All sorts of questionable customizations to the bootup scripts (a goofy "Linux 95" animation in SVGAlib that I hacked together, along with a tracker playing a MOD file with M.U.L.E's theme song), hacking my MAC address to match one of the school's computers to get on the campus network, routing our house's computers (after I moved off-campus) through a single 14.4k dialup connection with the shiny new "IP Masquerading", exporting NFS over dialup so I could run a bare-bones Linux boot from floppy on campus but execute executables compiled at home locally on campus, the 1152x864 "tweaked" SVGA mode in X (with all the apps running remotely on a Sun, 'cause I had only 4MB of RAM at the time)...
So much fun!
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