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Run your Slackware installation with the latest kernel – 4.13-rc2!

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Kernel 4.13-rc2-x86_64-exton is my newest Slackware kernel. Kernel 4.13-rc2 was released by Kernel.org on July 23, 2017.

I have compiled a very useful (as I think) … 62 more words

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If it ain't broke...

What happened to me today as I was messing around on my system is a perfect example of the wisdom of the old saying. For example… 333 more words

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VMware Workstation 12.5.7 on Slackware 14.2 current (kernel 4.9.35)

No patch is needed but one has to rebuild vmmon and vmnet modules:
vmmon module:
# cd /usr/lib/vmware/modules/source
# tar xvf vmmon.tar
# cd vmmon-only…
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Auto-connecting Bluetooth via PulseAudio

NOTE: I think I’ve found a way to make sure this blog has regular postings; to document solutions I’ve discovered, so as not to forget it next time around. 380 more words

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My Journey To Slackware

I thought I’d republish here a post I made on Slackware’s forum, so as to preserve this personal valuable content, and not have it lost to the forum’s constant rearranging of topics. 533 more words

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Run your Slackware installation with the latest kernel - 4.12-rc4!

NEWS 170611
Kernel 4.12-rc4-x86_64-exton is my newest Slackware kernel. Kernel 4.12-rc4 was released by Kernel.org on June 4, 2017.

I have compiled a very useful (as I think) … 236 more words

Exton

Bad Blood and Help Vampires in Linux Forums

by Wayne Boyd
April 3, 2017

As you probably know there are about a hundred billion versions of GNU/Linux freely available for download that you can install on your computer, wiping out Windows altogether (or keeping it if you like too). 748 more words

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