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Old 02-14-2008, 10:03 PM   #1
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Why is nobody posting their speculations about the next Slackware release, as is typically done on this board when the changelog gets to about the point it is at now?
 
Old 02-14-2008, 10:30 PM   #2
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Why is nobody posting their speculations about the next Slackware release, as is typically done on this board when the changelog gets to about the point it is at now?
Well......I guess we could do that. I don't worry too much about that because I know that Pat will release the next version of Slackware when it is ready:-) It is all good:-)
 
Old 02-15-2008, 05:47 AM   #3
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And the biggest concern that I had was will the next Slack use KDE4 and it's already been addressed.
 
Old 02-19-2008, 02:41 AM   #4
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And the biggest concern that I had was will the next Slack use KDE4 and it's already been addressed.
I hadn't been paying that much attention to KDE 4 - what's "so good" about this version? Eye candy?
 
Old 02-19-2008, 09:49 AM   #5
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Based on the contents of the latest /etc/slackpkg/mirrors in Slackware-current, the next release is likely to be 12.1.
This would suggest an evolution rather than a revolution, which sounds fine to me.

When? As always, when it is ready and not before. But I have a hunch that a lot of work is going on behind the scenes right at the moment.
 
Old 02-19-2008, 03:49 PM   #6
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It is usually a "Slackware X" major followed by a "Slackware X.y" minor version release.
 
  


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