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OSNews: A Quick Look at Slackware's -Current Tree

Apr 06, 2004, 19:00 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eugenia Loli-Queru)

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"There are a few reasons I have mentioned in the past as to why I prefer Slackware to other Linux solutions:

  1. "No patches on packages (unless absolutely necessary).
  2. "No unstable packages used, not even in the -Current tree (generally speaking).
  3. "No dependancy check package manager (and that's a good thing 'cause the third party packagers have some common sense regarding their releases)..."

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