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Old 02-27-2013, 03:10 AM   #1
Didier Spaier
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Is Slackware late in following up upgrades from upstream?


Not this time
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Wed Feb 27 04:58:17 UTC 2013
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x/mesa-9.1-i486-1.txz:  Upgraded.
       Hate to stomp on the fresh proprietary video driver installs out there
       again, but it's probably better to get this in sooner than later.
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Old 02-27-2013, 03:54 AM   #2
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Also comes with updated demos
 
Old 02-27-2013, 01:45 PM   #3
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Is this for current? Not seeing it in 14.
 
Old 02-27-2013, 02:07 PM   #4
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Of course. No upgrades occur in -stable, but for (really annoying) bug's correction or to enhance security.

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