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by edik
Mon Mar 28, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2
Replies: 16
Views: 17046

Re: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2

Forgot to report - it did work.
by edik
Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2
Replies: 16
Views: 17046

Re: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2

thanks for testing you have to select a mirror in netpkg : - select download.zenwalk.org for zenwalk "z" packages - select slack1.zenwalk.org for slackware standard packages (aka a ap l d n xap, etc...) - select alien1.zenwalk.org for Bob's packages if you use xnetpkg instead of netpkg cl...
by edik
Thu Mar 10, 2016 6:06 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2
Replies: 16
Views: 17046

Re: Now Zenwalk 8.0 BETA 2

JP, looks very slick. I always try the new look and feel with every release, and then reset back to old Zen4, but this time I may actually keep this one! However, I found that for the first time ever, I could not get the usual package installations work "out-of-the-box". Immediately after ...
by edik
Wed Apr 09, 2014 9:07 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Zenwalk 7.9 x86_64 is ready for testing
Replies: 17
Views: 19099

Re: Zenwalk 7.9 x86_64 is ready for testing

The early versions of Slackware64 packages were announced here: m These have not been touched since Oct 2013, while the location announced here (m) is being actively updated. However, a number of packages available at the older location (e.g. pam) cannot be found at the newer one. Are both locations...
by edik
Tue Apr 08, 2014 4:15 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Zenwalk 7.9 x86_64 is ready for testing
Replies: 17
Views: 19099

Re: Zenwalk 7.9 x86_64 is ready for testing

I have a server configured with 7.9, installation went mostly without a hitch, some nm problems that seemed to have disappeared after a while (the server has several network ports, so this may have been the source of confusion). Would some kind soul elaborate on "mostly Slackware compatible&quo...