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Run latest Slackware 64 bit (15.0 STABLE) live and create your own live installable Slackware 15.0 system with Refracta Snapshot!

Posted 05-18-2022 at 12:07 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

About SlackEX 15.0 64 bit Build 220518 (Xfce4), Build 220117 (Enlightenment/Xfce4) and Build 220110 (LXQt)

Slackware is the first widely-used Linux system, which is still developing. Slackware has existed since 1993. In comparison with for example Ubuntu and Linux Mint, many people believe that Slackware is “difficult”. Any novice can quickly learn to use Ubuntu they say. My remaster of Slackware Current (15.0), which I call SlackEX 15.0 Current 64 bit Linux Live DVD, is however just...
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Minimal Slackware installation for network appliance or virtual machine

Posted 05-08-2022 at 06:57 AM by rkelsen
Updated 05-09-2022 at 05:53 AM by rkelsen

After a recent thread about minimal Slackware installations, I thought I'd give this a go.

I'm not really in favour of doing less than a full installation, because Slackware isn't designed to be installed this way. This is offered completely without warranty. I'm not responsible for you breaking your system if you try this.

With that out of the way, I got a basic installation of Slackware64-15.0 with networking, ssh and ntp in 315Mb.

These are the required...
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Run Raspberry Pi’s PIXEL Desktop on a PC or Mac – an Exton modified Build 220505 with Refracta Snapshot

Posted 05-05-2022 at 10:27 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Run Raspberry Pi’s PIXEL Desktop on a PC or Mac – an Exton modified Build 220505 with Refracta Snapshot (so you can create your own Raspberrypi Debian 11 Pixel system)

NEWS 220505 about Raspberry Pi Debian 11 Pixel – 32bit – an Exton Build
My previous Debian Pixel Build from is from 201108. Study all included packages in Build 220505 – latest by 220505. I’ve added NetworkManager and also Wicd, which makes it easier to configure wireless connections. Choose the one which works...
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ASRock B550M mATX 5700G

Posted 05-05-2022 at 04:34 AM by hd_scania
Updated 05-18-2022 at 04:34 AM by hd_scania

Total spendings are 2100 British pounds

Main system
ASRock B550M Pro4 mATX

Kingston FURY Beast RGB DDR4 3200MHz 115GiB @4x29.8 CL16 KF432C16BBAK2/64

AMD Ryzen 7 5700G 3.8GHz 32M L3 8C16T 105W AM4

Samsung SSD 970+ NVMe 3.63TB @2×1.82
## /dev/nvme0
1 1858G   4G rEFInd                msdos-vfat
2 1658G 200G
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ExTiX Mini Build 220501 with LXQt and kernel 5.17.2 :: Run it super fast from RAM and/or create your own Linux system!

Posted 05-02-2022 at 01:36 PM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 220501 ABOUT ExTiX LXQt Mini 22.5, Build 220501
I’ve made a new updated “mini” version of ExTiXThe Ultimate Linux System. It is based on Ubuntu 22.04 LTS Jammy Jellyfish. The ISO file is of only 1340 MB, which is good if you want to run the system super fast from RAM. It should be enough with 2GB RAM. When the boot process is ready you can eject the DVD or USB stick. Use Boot alternative 2. The best thing with ExTiX 22.5 is that while running the system live (from DVD/USB) or from...
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