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Old 02-03-2012, 12:01 PM   #1
kassim
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Slackware Project


Hi,

I use slack for quite a while and I love it.
Here is a great forum, so I will try my luck here.

Where can I find information about the development and the slackware project ?

I think I could help a little at it, maybe with translate or something simple.


I already sent a e-mail to the address of the guys at Slackware.org but got no answer.


Thanks.


Kassim
 
Old 02-03-2012, 04:07 PM   #2
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Hi Kasim,

Slackware tends to use vanilla packages, which means 'not modified', so translations and such for packages used by Slackware may eventually end up being used in Slack.

A couple of sites comes to mind for me that may want help with translations:
http://www.slackbook.org/translations.html
http://tldp.org/

Or do a search for 'home sites' for packages used in Slackware and see if they are looking for help.

Regards,
John
 
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Old 02-03-2012, 04:27 PM   #3
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Some places where you can read about Slackware, its history and development model:

http://connie.slackware.com/~alien/t...-slackware.pdf
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slackware
 
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Old 02-03-2012, 09:35 PM   #4
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I already sent a e-mail to the address of the guys at Slackware.org but got no answer.
You are using the incorrect domain name. The proper domain is slackware.com.
 
Old 02-11-2012, 09:56 AM   #5
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Thanks all for the help, Im gonna try that websites.
 
Old 02-11-2012, 10:10 AM   #6
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Additionally, if not with the stock slackware, you can always help with slackbuilds (www.slackbuilds.org). Their mailing list is quite active.
 
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Hi,

I use slack for quite a while and I love it.
Here is a great forum, so I will try my luck here.

Where can I find information about the development and the slackware project ?

I think I could help a little at it, maybe with translate or something simple.

I already sent a e-mail to the address of the guys at Slackware.org but got no answer.
Thanks.
Kassim
You can also look at 'Slackware-Links'. More than just SlackwareŽ links!

So you want to be a Slacker! What do I do next? <- LQ Sticky Post for Slackware HowTo, Tricks, Notices & updates for everyone. A must for newbie's and enlighten crusty Old Slackers! A place to share gotchas or tricks.
 
  


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