Archive for the tag "SBo"
The admins over there at slackbuilds.org have updated their version of the Qt5 build script (targeting Slackware 14.2) to 5.9.6, i.e. the latest version of the Long Term Support (LTS) for Qt5. That triggered me to provide the same service for my own package repository targeting Slackware 14.2. Since more and more software is depending […]
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 […]