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Salix Xfce 13.37-beta2 - first impressions and screenshots

Apr 14, 2011, 19:03 (0 Talkback[s])
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"This makes it fill the same niche as sbopkg for Slackware but with a graphical frontend. You will have to update initially and the tool will download a list of available package build scripts from Slackbuilds.org. Most interesting for many I presume, it also claims to resolve dependencies which it will also download and compile. So now everybody can compile from source, and will not be left wondering about missing dependencies.

"Gslapt, and with it slapt-get behind the scenes, is of course also still available for traditional package management."

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