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Run your Slackware installation with the latest stable kernel - 4.6.4!

I have compiled a very useful (as I think) 64 bit kernel for Slackware Current (14.2) and/or all Slackware derivatives. For example Slax, Zenwalk… 47 more words


Slackware 14.2 is available

Slackware 14.2 is officially announced from slackware.com.

やっと正式に公開された Slackware 14.2. 色々と試してみよう。


A problem I've had with the X Window System in Slackware

Linux comes in many flavors. Some, like Ubuntu, are idiot-proof. They provide easy-to-use tools like the Synaptic Package Manager, GParted, etc. to accommodate those who are afraid of typing. 319 more words


Exploring packages in pkgtool

I like to look through the package repositories in pkgtool, the Slackware package manager, to see what packages are installed in my Slackware installation. … 204 more words


The Big Purge

I reduced my distro usage to two distros. This has been on my to-do list for a long time.

The big reason for purging is reducing time required for maintenance, administration, and backups. 638 more words


The Slackware installation process

Recently I installed Slackware Linux.  In this blog post, I will detail the installation process I went through as well as my first impressions of the OS. 945 more words