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Run your Slackware 64 bit system with the latest stable kernel – 3.16.1!

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, … 167 more words

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Open letter to the Linux World by Christopher Barry

This posting sent to the Linux Kernel mailing list by Christopher Barry is a MUST READ for anyone concerned about the future of Linux or their own favorite distribution and supporting software.  171 more words

Linux

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 571, 11 August 2014 Podcast

I released this podcast a little later than usual but you know, things happen. The quality has been getting better with each new release. Its tough to find a nice quiet place to record some days. 167 more words

Sound in Skype 4.3

Since version 4.3, Skype for Linux requires PulseAudio. It is available from SBo, but since Skype is a 32bit program only, the necessary 32bit compatibility packages should be installed as well. 417 more words

Desktop

Intrusion Prevention Tutorial Part 1 - Snorby on Slackware

Prerequisites:

  1. My Intrusion Prevention Tutorial series works under the impression that you will be running your Snorby instance on a system that is separate from your Snort sensors. 
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IDS/IPS

Run your Slackware 64 bit system with the latest stable kernel – 3.15.6!

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, … 167 more words

Exton

Slackware's 21st birthday

At a lug that I go to(BradLUG) we are having a celebration of Slackware’s 21st birthday this evening( Monday 21st July 2014). I will be bringing a laptop that runs Slackware, some copies of Slackware on usb sticks and a wonky file pager programme that I am writing using Slackware. 21 more words