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Linux Distributions Available for free

Postby asaf » Mon Apr 26, 2004 10:40 am

As a service to open source and Linux we offer to provide a copy of the following distributions for free. Only condition is that you are based in Karachi, provide empty CDs, drop and pick up the cds yourself.

We have:
1. Debian Ver 3 R1 (7 CD set)
2. RedHat 9 (3 CD set)
3. Redhat 7.2 (2 CD)
4. Whitebox (3 CD)
5. FreeBSD 4.9 (3 CD)
6. Fedora Core 2 Test 2 (4 CD)
7. SAPDB Enterprise version (3 CD)
8. OpenOffice 1.1.1 Suite for Linux and Windows (1 CD)


Please send email to info@ping.com.pk for more info.
Asaf Maruf Ali
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Good Work Ping systems

Postby Zaheer » Mon Apr 26, 2004 10:50 am

AOA,
Its really a good work.I once came to exhibition in PC few months back and I saw ur stall.U peoples are really doing good job.I saw ur PC running redhat and redhats hanging there in ur stall(good hats,i want one).
:lol: So keep it up asaf

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Postby adilkhan_86 » Mon Apr 26, 2004 1:17 pm

This is great work i am really happy to see a karachi based company interst in linux and give free cd iso.great stuff if we want this we have to contact with mail.
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Postby zaeemarshad » Mon Apr 26, 2004 7:00 pm

what about those hats....?? Can i buy one :) plzzzzzzzzzz

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Nice

Postby outhanger » Mon Apr 26, 2004 8:42 pm

Always nice to see people like asaf.
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Postby freebsd » Tue Apr 27, 2004 6:46 am

no slackware???
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Free Linux Distributions: Slackware

Postby asaf » Tue Apr 27, 2004 9:32 am

Slackware 9.1 should be available soon. I will announce it accordingly. By the way, we also have RedFlag Desktop version 4 but haven't had success installing it.

Suse 8.1 is also available for free but it installs directly on a machine over the internet.

Among mini distros, we have Knoppix, Demolinux, Lunar, Devil-Linux etc.
If anyone has any other distro in mind, do forward it to us.

Regards
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Tel # 5872438, 5868275, 5833971-2

Fax # 5868927
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Postby kashif » Thu Apr 29, 2004 1:27 pm

This is realy nice leap .

Can any one take this initiative Lahore


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Free Linux Distributions

Postby arfy » Fri Apr 30, 2004 7:41 am

It is a very good Idea.

For people living in the Clifton Area,

And my sincere appreciation for this offer by Mr. Asif. :lol:

We need more spirited people like Mr. Asif in our group.

I will get in touch with him shortly. :wink:

Take Care

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kool

Postby shahzad » Fri Apr 30, 2004 8:34 am

hmmm nice to hear tad, but what if you can deliever it to Peshawar, coz i already had purchased this CD from this community, so its gettin me a jumbled to send money and things and then get those things back...
Thanks in advance!
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Re: kool

Postby Qadri-409 » Mon May 17, 2004 3:34 pm

shahzad wrote:hmmm nice to hear tad, but what if you can deliever it to Peshawar, coz i already had purchased this CD from this community, so its gettin me a jumbled to send money and things and then get those things back...
Thanks in advance!


yar u can have linuxpakistan REdhat CD's from bilour palaza ...jumbo books university road opp gul haji palaza
chowk nishter abad ..threee major sopts in whole peshawar city :)
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Re: Free Linux Distributions: Slackware

Postby freebsd » Tue May 18, 2004 1:17 am

asaf wrote:Slackware 9.1 should be available soon. I will announce it accordingly. By the way, we also have RedFlag Desktop version 4 but haven't had success installing it.

Suse 8.1 is also available for free but it installs directly on a machine over the internet.

Among mini distros, we have Knoppix, Demolinux, Lunar, Devil-Linux etc.
If anyone has any other distro in mind, do forward it to us.

Regards


Endth!!... thats great..

please let us know on the forum when you have slackware 9.1 available.
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Postby fawad » Tue May 18, 2004 2:17 am

asaf,
This is a very good model. The blank CD/drop, pickup requirement keeps away the freeloaders, at the same time making the distros accessible.

Keep up the good work.
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Slackware 9.1

Postby asaf » Tue May 18, 2004 9:21 am

Hi
Slackware 9.1 (4 CDs) alongwith Eadem 3.0 (5 CDs) Enterprise Linux are now available. Fawad thank you for appreciating the model.


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Linux in Peshawar

Postby faisal892 » Tue May 18, 2004 1:24 pm

Hi Asaf,

Can we ppl in Peshawar send u blank CDs or money for the Cds?


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