Linux.com: First Look: Dropline GNOME 2.14.0

“Dropline 2.14.0, released last month, lets you add the GNOME
desktop environment to Slackware. It consists of 271 compressed
package format files on a single CD. Using dropline on top of
Slackware is like putting icing on a cake…

“In March 2005, Pat Volkerding, Slackware’s creator, decided to
drop the GNOME desktop from Slackware, and suggested GNOME fans
replace it with one of three projects that added the GNOME desktop
to Slackware…”