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Old 04-18-2014, 12:35 PM   #1
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Slackpkg, Slackpkg Plus, Slackware 14.1 x86_64 install.log delay or slow to write

I'm running Slackware 14.1 on a x86_64 with multilib and slackpkgplus. After updating to the latest patches and slackpkgplus it seems to be taking a very long time for my system to write the install.log. Has anyone else experienced this delay and how to I find out what the cause may be? When I inspect the slackpkg install.log I see everything written for the last update. It just seems to take a while to write, curious...
Old 04-18-2014, 05:06 PM   #2
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Yes I noticed that too. No idea what that install.log is needed for.

Old 04-18-2014, 06:34 PM   #3
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I saw that last night myself. Took about 5 minutes.....
Old 04-19-2014, 07:06 AM   #4
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Same here :-(
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Perhaps it can be disabled with a switch in the configuration file?

Old 04-19-2014, 03:22 PM   #6
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I have reported this "bug" in what can be regarded as the "official" slackpkg+ thread in LQ.

I hope it will help.
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Old 04-22-2014, 12:12 PM   #8
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This morning (4/22/2014) ran slackpkg upgrade-all and newest version of slackpkg+ "4mt" was installed, issue has gone away. Thanks to everyone for verifying this "bug" and the support persons for fixing.
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