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Information and news about new releases of Vector

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News on changes to the main web site.

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VL package news and Updates

New and updated packages for the VL package-system-du-jour will be posted here. Please test the packages and give feedback on them in the appropriate threads. Thanks very much!

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Security Advisories

Kernels like Swiss Cheese , Software-security and similar stuff.

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Forum News

General forum site news announcements and information

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Getting you started

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The Frequently Asked Questions & accompanying answers. PLEASE POST YOUR OWN QUESTIONS IN THE APPROPRIATE FORUM!

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Documentation for the software.

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How to's

Self-explanatory : FINISHED HowTos to get specific stuff done. Know a good trick or tweak for the system? Put it here. NO QUESTION-POSTING PLEASE!

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Vectorbie Station

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Vectorbie Questions

There Is No Such Thing As A "Dumb Question"!

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Introducing Yourself

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The nuts and bolts

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Technical General

If there's no other place fitting , your (technical) VL-questions should go here.

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Installation & Updates

Issues with/Questions about installing Vector and updating the software on your pc?

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Migrating to VectorLinux

This forum is for discussion of issues concerning migrating from other operating systems to VL.

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When the core goes "BOO!" , this place is for you.

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Hardware & Drivers

Your hardware and what makes 'em "tick".

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Networking & Security

Setting up , maintaining and other topics concerning networking.(And keep the buggers out of it....)

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Software General

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Office & Printing

OpenOffice , AbiWord , GnuCash....The boring but oh-so-necessary stuff...

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Multimedia & Games

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Portable VL

VL on laptops, handhelds and other easy-to-snatch hardware.

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Huh? What? No , not pr0n , but issues with your X-server and Windowmanager , you naughty boy...

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Home of the untended posts ; Those unlucky enough to fly under the radar or for whatever other reason fell off the first page without an answer. They are here , waiting for kind , knowledgable souls to take care of them.

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Non-Linux Technical

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VL Solutions

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discuss the multimedia bonus disc here and any other vector solutions that come to mind

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Packager training and help

The place for new packagers to get training and help

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Marketing VL

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Ideas on how to get the gospel known as VL out there

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Cooking up the Treats

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Help Wanted-Developers

general request area for help needed by the development crew for hackers coders etc

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New Package Requests

Please post requests for packages here. If you have a favorite that is not in our repo this is the place to ask.

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General Development

Here's where all the talk about the Development of the main-releases go. You don't need to be a coder to join : Testing is just as important and anyone with a VL-installation can contribute.

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Distro development

The latest discussions concerning distro development belong here.

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(Vector-)Linux Artwork

For all you Vermeer- , Dali- and Picasso-Wannabees : Here's your chance to show off your graphic skills. All entries MUST be (Vector-)Linux-related , though.

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The Archives

All the old development-threads of VL-versions , long gone. A virtual playground for the VL-Archeologists.

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The Vectorian Lounge

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The Lounge

Kick back , take a seat and relax ; Here's the comfy place to discuss to your hearts content.

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