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. Following these instructions, here’s what I did:
Modify the the
murrine.SlackBuild as follows and save it as
murrine-compat.SlackBuild. I uploaded it here.
Then I set the environment:
Run the SlackBuild, and that’s the result:
Creating Slackware package: /tmp/murrine-compat-0.98.2-x86_64-1_Scx.tgz ./ install/ install/slack-desc usr/ usr/doc/ usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/ usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/murrine-compat.SlackBuild usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/TODO usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/README usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/NEWS usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/INSTALL usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/ChangeLog usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/COPYING.2.1 usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/COPYING usr/doc/murrine-compat-0.98.2/AUTHORS usr/lib/ usr/lib/gtk-2.0/ usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.10.0/ usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.10.0/engines/ usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.10.0/engines/libmurrine.so usr/lib/gtk-2.0/2.10.0/engines/libmurrine.la Creating Slackware package: /tmp/murrine-compat-0.98.2-x86_64-1_Scx.tgz