slackpkg+ 0.9.1Posted: 2013-05-19
The Slackpkg+ project is a simple plugin that allow the user to add third-party repositories to slackpkg so to use a single tool for keep update the slackware installation and to install non-official packages.
I downloaded it from here, and upgraded my previous installation with
Then, I made sure to use the new configuration file in stead of the old one. First backup:
mv /etc/slackpkg/slackpkgplus.conf /etc/slackpkg/slackpkgplus.conf.old
And then use the new one:
mv /etc/slackpkg/slackpkgplus.conf.new /etc/slackpkg/slackpkgplus.conf
Then I edited
/etc/slackpkg/slackpkgplus.conf to my needs and made an update as it is recommended on slackpkg+’s website:
slackpkg update gpg
I made sure to not upgrade AlienBob’s multilib
glibc-* with Slackware64’s default ones.