LINUX Developer's Resource 8/97 (PC, CD-ROM) InfoMagic - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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LINUX Developer's Resource 8/97
Product ID 00974-10071
Product UPC 700974100712
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) InfoMagic
Category(s) Operating System, Linux OS
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

This 6 CD set includes the Metro-X servers from MetroLink, a "QuickStart" Install Guide and the following distributions:

  • Red Hat 4.2 for Intel (installs kernel 2.0.30)
  • Debian GNU/Linux 1.3.1 (installs kernel 2.0.30)
  • Slackware 3.3 (Installs kernel 2.0.30)
  • JE Distribution and JF (Japanese FAQ's)
  • Metro-X Server 3.1.8 from MetroLink
  • Kernel sources to 2.0.30 and 2.1.50
  • XFree86 Version 3.3.1 from XFree86.ORG
  • GNU Archive from
  • Linux archives from and
  • Apache WWW for Linux versions 1.2.1 and ALPHA 1.3a.1
  • Lesstif for Linux .80
  • Complete on-line docs and HOWTO's (Installation Guide and Networking Guide)
  • Commercial demos include: BRU, Lone Tar, Smartware, Flagship, Cockpit, Post.Office, Virtuflex, FontScope.

On-line documentation includes the "Installation & Getting Started Guide" by Matt Welsh and the "Network Administration Guide." Complete HOWTO docs on-line. All docs are provided in DOS and PostScript versions for printing.

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