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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 ! 114 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


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


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


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


Intrusion Prevention Tutorial Part 1 - Snorby on Slackware


  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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