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As many people pointed out, I would enjoy having NetworkManager on the Slackware tree as well, but I believe it will never happen due to the multitude of gnome libraries it takes.
I would also like Clementine instead of Amarok, but again, a shit ton of gnome libraries/audio plugins are required.
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I'm sure most of us here realize that any wish list discussion places additional burden on the development team. Therefore I'm thinking only popular apps that are already supported in other repositories by members of the team.
LibreOffice (full build script, not just a deb conversion)
Possibly a graphical hardware inventory tool (LSHW?)
Replace Google Chrome build script with Chromium
GTK app equivalents of KDE apps to help Xfce/LXDE become full-featured desktop environments
The /extra branch is a good place for all of these packages.
I compile Qtiplot on slackware regularly since 2006.It works. But, from one Qtiplot release to another you often need to tweak qtiplot.pro/ other build configuration files. What's most annoying is the need to change default install locations of qtiplot plugins from /usr to /usr/local (/usr is actually hard coded).
I never tried to make a slackbuild for Qtiplot. May be I'll try to make one if/when I have time.
Originally Posted by solarfields
cuz it's a bitch to compile
has anyone out there successfully installed that? A link to a working slackbuild would be highly appreciated...