Archive for the tag "script"
This week marks the tenth anniversary of SlackBuilds.org. Many of us will remember the time when a true Slacker did not bother herself with build scripts. The “configure && make && make install” mantra was at the forefront of everyone’s mind when it came to installing new software. Slackware made this possible. Unlike the other […]
You may not have noticed yet, but the submission page at SlackBuilds.org (aka SBo) has changed: Pending the release of Slackware 12.2, the site admins have temporarily disabled the submission form in order to prepare things on our end for 12.2. This does not mean that a Slackware 12.2 is imminent. Only Patrick knows when […]
You probably know that I have produced quite a bit of SlackBuild scripts so far. All these scripts are similar because they are built from my template script. A template that changes over time of course. It is part of what I call Alien’s SlackBuild Toolkit or AST for short. AST consists of several scripts […]