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by DidierSpaier
10. Sep 2023, 07:11
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: What if Slackware dies?
Replies: 10
Views: 1105

Re: What if Slackware dies?

zolix wrote: 9. Sep 2023, 15:37 However I am also interested in the opinion of the developers.
Fair enough. gapan?
by DidierSpaier
9. Sep 2023, 13:51
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: What if Slackware dies?
Replies: 10
Views: 1105

Re: What if Slackware dies?

Yes, but the question is: who is going to do the work for an event that nobody knows when it will happen? Salix developer and contributors are busy enough as it is, I suppose.
by DidierSpaier
8. Sep 2023, 11:15
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: What if Slackware dies?
Replies: 10
Views: 1105

Re: What if Slackware dies?

As the saying goes "You can destroy your now by worrying about tomorrow."
by DidierSpaier
9. Aug 2023, 14:31
Forum: Slint
Topic: Appearance
Replies: 1
Views: 191

Re: Appearance

I see that the appearance of Slint is improving :D https://slackware.uk/slint/x86_64/slint-15.0/slint/slint-appearance-15.0-noarch-1.txt missTell https://www.pling.com/u/misstell is back :lol: Yes and both are not unrelated :lol: But please be patient, the new appearance will provided through next ...
by DidierSpaier
8. Aug 2023, 11:44
Forum: Slackel
Topic: slackel repositories on slackware.uk
Replies: 5
Views: 264

Re: slackel repositories on slackware.uk

Welcome to our new neighbour :)
by DidierSpaier
5. Aug 2023, 16:38
Forum: Slackel
Topic: Slackel update malaise
Replies: 11
Views: 543

Re: Slackel update malaise

Tadgy just answered: log of the conversation on #slackware.uk DidierSpaier: Tadgy: Hi and ping! Tadgy: DidierSpaier: Hey - long time no see :) DidierSpaier: Howdy? Did you receive an email from Dimitris Tzemos, aka djemos, Slackel maintainer? He told me that he emailed you on 27 July 2023 and did no...
by DidierSpaier
5. Aug 2023, 16:23
Forum: Slackel
Topic: Slackel update malaise
Replies: 11
Views: 543

Re: Slackel update malaise

I just pinged Tadgy on IRC. Let's see if/when he answers.
by DidierSpaier
3. Aug 2023, 11:29
Forum: Problems
Topic: problem installing "binary plugin" for HP printer [solved]
Replies: 17
Views: 635

Re: problem installing "binary plugin" for HP printer

mimosa wrote: 2. Aug 2023, 19:42 Thanks djemos, those just seem to take me down the same rabbit hole.
Next time you go there, say hello to Alice for me -- sorry, I couldn't resist. By the way the initial title was "Alice underground" (I downloaded one from the British Library a while ago).
by DidierSpaier
31. Jul 2023, 08:42
Forum: General
Topic: Adding Alien to Gslapt sources.
Replies: 4
Views: 412

Re: Adding Alien to Gslapt sources.

This repository is included but not enabled by default in /etc/slapt-get/slapt-getrc in Slint64-15.0. There could be some incompatibilities between versions in this repository and in Salix but a least it handles the dependencies if using slapt-get or gslapt and is of high quality. If you use it I re...
by DidierSpaier
26. Jul 2023, 19:45
Forum: Slackel
Topic: Slackel update malaise
Replies: 11
Views: 543

Re: Slackel update malaise

Slackel is on sourceforge.net which is free. Sourceforge has its rules. Do not allow cron etc. Slackel do not have financial resorces for having its own server Dimitris, did you consider using Tadgy's server on https://slackware.uk? I am pretty sure he would be glad to host the Slackel repositories...