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Hey and thanks for your reply, glad to here you got it working
Well I was thinking to make Slackpack list all the available packets of the repositories in the repository list but this would cause a big pause if you have alot of repo's in the list, anyways I havent really decided if to do it or not, maybe I should give an option, lets say a "List Packages" button?
1. Slack is not a prefix you should be using, it should be reserved for official Slackware software.
2. Even if you were right to use the Slack prefix, I think Slackpack is distastefully close to Slackpkg, the official pkgtools wrapper included in Slackware.
yeap i did, he has no problem using the prefix "slack" in my application, because its not a linux distro, only an app for slackware linux... Pat also forwared my email to Piter Punk (the guy that codded slackpkg) to get his opinion about the name too.