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Linux.com: Updating Slackware Using Swaret

Oct 20, 2006, 10:30 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joel Nahrgang)

"Now that Slackware 11.0 is out, you may wonder what is the best way to update the distribution. Swaret is an open source project that aims to keep various versions of Slackware up-to-date. I use Swaret and some cron scripts to keep my servers current automatically.

"Download the stable version (1.6.2, from October 2004) or the development version of Swaret and rename the downloaded file so that you can install it using installpkg..."

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