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 A look at Slackware's package utilities

Slackware Linux is the oldest surviving Linux distribution.The distribution is best known for its no-frills, minimum customizations approach to applications like KDE. It's also notorious for its reluctance to switch to new version of several popular applications like Apache or GCC. No surprise then, that its package management system has seen little change over the years and is still available in just one flavor -- vanilla. Read more

 (Submitted by Askar Ali Khan Thu Feb 22, 2007 )

  


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