For winxp the only thing that really changes is the need for a tool
like winrar that can work with tar files, and a clean text editor that
will not add any extraneous characters to text files. A good text
editor for this purpose is www.editpad.net/editpadlite.html
--- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "Paul" <paul@l...> wrote:
> Ok, it has taken up far too much time of my day today but I have
> finally got Slimserver working on my Linkstation! Many thanks go out
> to Jamy1975 and my mate Neil for the baptism of fire into Linux (I
> am sooo glad I am old enough to remember DOS).
> As good as Jamy1975's idiot guide is, I am going to do my own which
> really will be a step by step guide into getting Slimserver working
> on a Linkstation and it will be from a WinXP point of view because I
> think, for better or worse most people will be using WinXP.
> Of course as soon as it is finished I will upload it here for all to
> use (and abuse).
> Many thanks again to all those who have helped.