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Author Topic: Slakware version  (Read 214 times)

StrayBit

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Slakware version
« on: August 01, 2015, 01:32:22 pm »

Was checking to see which one VL7.1 is and was surprised to find
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retired1af

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Re: Slakware version
« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2015, 02:36:59 pm »

There have been some changes under the hood. Straight up "slack" packages may or may not work due to the changes. Because of this, a version was purposely left out to prevent breakage from those trying to install packages designed for that "version".
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StrayBit

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Re: Slakware version
« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2015, 03:33:13 pm »

Thanks for the explanation.
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