Guide to some basic Internet applications

This tutorial covers the download, installation and setup of Netscape Communicator, RealPlayer G2, Adobe Acrobat Reader, XDIR (a graphical FTP application), asWedit (an HTML editor) and the Java Development Kit (IBM version for Linux). Before you start, I suggest you create a downloads directory in a user account (/home/user/downloads) to store the compressed and rpm packages as you download them.

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