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    Got Fedora installed... i screwed up bad.. need help fast.

    well, i got fedora core 2 installed...
    can some one tell me some basic linux commands.
    also can some one show me how to install AIM. i've done it before but now for some reason i cant install it.

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    ahh... well i got gaim to work so i dont need aim.
    i accidentally uninstalled winxp... loll it sucked but oh well..
    can some one help me install wine

    also how do you know if your loged in as root?

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    Here's some stuff from the tutorials section that might help you:
    Nifty command line guide by flw
    Nifty directory structure tutorial by sarumont

    And as far as installing AIM, I recommend Gaim as a client because it's very widely used (which means it's easy to find help on) and it allows you to connect to MSN messenger, IRC, Yahoo!, and a bunch of other services. I think in Fedora Core 2 you can just type
    yum gaim
    to install that, if you have yum. I could be wrong about that though.

    Good luck!

    EDIT: In response to your second post, I don't know how to install Wine on Fedora Core 2. However, to find out what user you are logged in as, you should use the command
    Hope this helps.
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    for wine, try
    yum wine
    first, if thats no good, visit wine's website, and they have links to download rpm's
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