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Old 03-24-2005, 11:37 AM   #1
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Question Why no snmp package in slack?


I see that there is
http://www.linuxpackages.net/pkg_details.php?id=5682

But, I am curious. Is there a philisophical reason for not
having an official slackware net-snmp package?
 
Old 03-26-2005, 02:23 AM   #2
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Do you feel that the average slacker needs this program?

There is quite a few things slack does not provide in the full install, but thank god it's only a two CD distro. I'd like nano to be added as a package, but I can live with having to download it after installation.
 
Old 03-26-2005, 07:09 PM   #3
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I'm not sure what the average slack install is used for,
and I too can live with adding things after install.

I wondered if it, net-snmp, was considered buggy,
or poorly written or encumbered with some other
disqualifying characteristic.
 
  


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