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My perfect distro: Salix 14.1

Is Salix the perfect distro? Some might argue that it is, others will argue that it isn’t. Basically, it all depends on what you want from a distro: Do you want the system to be as exposed as possible (and therefore as configurable as it possibly can be), or do you want a distro that shields you from the nitty-gritty, and just offers an array of GUI tools to configure everything.  3,227 more words

Free Software

Run your Slackware 64 bit system with the latest stable kernel – 3.17.1!

I have compiled a very useful (as I think) 64 bit kernel for Slackware 12.0 – 14.1 and/or all Slackware derivatives. For example Slax, … 168 more words

Exton

Update bash at Slackware 11 with the latest patch against shellshock bugs CVE-2014-6271 CVE-2014-7169 CVE-2014-7186 CVE-2014-7187

I still have Slackware 11 machines … so I had to recompile the bash

I took a moment to read this nice blog related to shellshock: … 556 more words

Slackware

CVE-2014-6271 Bash Vulnerability dan Bagaimana Menanganinya ?

Pagi ini dijapri Senior System Administrator buat nutup celah CVE-2013-6271 pada bash (bourne-shell). Mari baca-baca dulu.

Stephane Chazelas discovered a vulnerability in bash, related to how
environment variables are processed: trailing code in function
definitions was executed, independent of the variable name. 262 more words
Planet

That's what it feels like folks

There is a disk image available for Slackware current and a partitioned up download for KDE 5. The Slackware Linux Project is building up to version 15 ! 148 more words

Firefox 32 - a Test in Slackware

Slackware64 14.1 runs the Firefox 24.x ESR (Extended Support Release) out of the box. Over at Scot’s Newsletter Forums, I commented about how I got a chance to see FF 32 in Win 7 on my cousin’s laptop that I was working on earlier this evening. 419 more words

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