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Old 04-12-2013, 03:56 PM   #31
Alien Bob
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Originally Posted by a4z View Post
shadowww, thanks a lot for your words, they are a real eye opener for me, I promise that I will even work more hard from now to lower my fanboyism (except for Slackware) and to acquire knowledge, even if I have heavy doubts that I will ever reach the level of wisdom you have obviously reached.
I admire your gentleman's response, your eloquent phrasing and general respect for the environment ;-)
As for me, I would have gutted the troll and buried him under a rock.

Old 04-13-2013, 05:23 AM   #32
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I am surprised nobody has mentioned Netbsd. If one really wants, they install applications straight from the Netbsd sources with "pkgsrc":

It's probably a PITA but if you've got nothing to do it's a good waste of time. There used to be a couple of Slackware-based distros using pkgrsc but they're no longer maintained.

There are some ready made pkgscr binaries here but I am not sure how they'd work on a modern system:


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