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Ok. I want to set up a dedicated games server using Linux. Now I have to do everything. All I have on the server is the BIOS configured. Where would ...
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    Still confused


    Ok. I want to set up a dedicated games server using Linux. Now I have to do everything. All I have on the server is the BIOS configured. Where would I begin?

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    Probably want to install linux next.

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    Heh yeah. So should I just install the latest kernal? Where could I get this?

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    Well it would be a good idea to install an entire distro like redhat, mandrake, gentoo, slackware, or debian.

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    I got Debian downloaded now. What do I do next?

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    Boot the install cd and install it.

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    Ok I finnaly found where to download REDHAT. Now it says that there are 5 cds I need to make on the FTP I am using. Each one is a little over 500 meg. Is this correct or should I just download one?

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    Download the first 3. The last 2 cds just contain source code.

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    Ok thank you VERY MUCH. Now I am getting somewhere.

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