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    Talking minimum game distro install

    Hi I'm still pretty new at this. I want to install just enough linux to play quake2 online with a usb flashdrive. Any advice on what distro or where to start would be greatly appreciated.

    I have a c510/c610 dell latitude laptop

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    Arch, Crux, Debian, and Gentoo all allow for a minimal base system installs. Then you install only those apps that you really need or want after that.

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    Thank you Do you know where I can find a list of programs I need?

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    My advice... Google "Perfect <Insert Linux OS> Desktop"

    Most of the time, there are several sites with nice intro's to each system on installing programs that you may need/use. Be selective, if you don't want all that they suggest.

    HowToForge is a good site for this.

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