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Old 09-22-2003, 01:43 PM   #1
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Talking swaret! keep your slackware system up to date easily. VERY NICE PROGRAM

For all of you people that don't know about this program yet. Swaret is a new program for slackware avaliable off of any currently updated slackware ftp mirror. Its in the slackware-current/extras folder.

Its very easy to use, and great for updating your entire system pretty fast.

just install the .tgz and type

swaret --upgrade


swaret --update

hope this helps some people!
Old 09-22-2003, 03:42 PM   #2
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New program? Isn't Swaret at least a year old?

Maybe you mean a new release of Swaret? (since 1.3.1 came out Saturday)

And in case anyone is looking for it, here's the project homepage:

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