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Creating shortcut for finding installed Slackware packages

Lazy I am so I created a shortcut for checking if a package is installed in Slackware. Packages are listed on /var/log/packages so basically a basic ls | grep combo is needed to see if a package is already installed. … Continue reading

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Listing Non-Slackware Packages

Let’s admit it – Slackware packages is not complete for most users therefore there exists the third party packages repository such as SlackBuilds.org. Maintaining those third party packages on your Slackware machine can be tricky if you don’t keep track … Continue reading

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