slackware

Feb
22

Slackware DVD Boot Problems on Macbook

The other day a friend of mine wanted to see if I could install Slackware64 14.1 on a MacBook
1 min read
Feb
01

RetroShare 0.5.5c SlackBuild

I just submitted the RetroShare 0.5.5c SlackBuild. I recommend that all users of Slackware RetroShare upgrade. The approval
Jan
12

Slackware 14.1: Why take a closer look?

Please support my work. Slackware Linux remains among the top 20 most "visitied" distributions on the DistroWatch website,
6 min read
Dec
27

RetroShare for Slackware

I am happy to report that SlackBuilds has accepted my submission and you should shortly be able to easily install
Apr
22

Gnome 3: Ch. 2

If you are not familiar with this series, see part 1. One of my favorite features of the Gnome 3
3 min read
Apr
17

Gnome 3: Slacker's View

I really like the Slackware Linux distribution; I like that it gives powers users a lot of freedom, and delivers
2 min read
Mar
09

What I love about Ruby

Here is something that I find really entertaining about Ruby:d/ruby-1.9.1_p430-x86_64-2.txz: Rebuilt. [note, the
Sep
15

Opera improves life for package managers

The other day I was reading over the Opera Desktop Team Blog and noticed that the new tarballs for 10.
Jul
04

Motif and Slackware 13.1

Unfortunately, there is a bug in X Windows that ships with Slackware64 13.1 which can cause programs which expect
4 min read
Jun
15

Reviewing the new Slackware64 13.1

So, after a brief sojourn in the land of Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11, I'm back with Slackware64,
1 min read