Adding a new repo to sbopkg

The SlackBuilds repository for 14.1 is out, but sbopkg has not been updated to use it. As before, there’s ponce’s solution. So… Read the rest of this entry »


Murrine 32-bit on Slackware64 -multilib

I’ve been happily using Slackware64 14.1 -multilib for a week and the system is just great. I installed Skype from SlackBuilds.org and it behaves. I wanted it to use my current GTK2 theme, which uses the murrine engine. So, in stead of converting a 32bit package, I decided to just compile the murrine engine as a 32bit program. Read the rest of this entry »


SBo git master, sbopkg and sqg

I had a rather simple solution to use sbopkg with the most recent git from SBo. However, after reading this discussion, it seems there’s a more intelligent way to do it, nicely described by ponce. Read the rest of this entry »


No single-tab in Firefox

I am not going to whine about developers constantly changing the interface of the most popular browser. However, my adventures in reverting Firefox to what it used to be continue. This is version 24.1.0 and the option to hide the tab bar when only a single tab is left is gone. Read the rest of this entry »