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Old 06-27-2015, 11:21 AM   #1
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Why sbopkg not in slackbuilds?


Just curious why Sbopkg which uses slackbuilds.org repository is not in the repository?
 
Old 06-27-2015, 11:26 AM   #2
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Because you can get a package as well as SlackBuild from http://sbopkg.org/
 
Old 06-27-2015, 11:30 AM   #3
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Maybe it wouldn't be a bad idea if SlackBuilds.org hosted sbopkg's code and corresponding SlackBuild, since Chess Griffin officially quit developing it. The sbopkg.org site will soon disappear, so this is just an idea.
 
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Old 06-27-2015, 12:06 PM   #4
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Maybe it wouldn't be a bad idea if SlackBuilds.org hosted sbopkg's code and corresponding SlackBuild, since Chess Griffin officially quit developing it. The sbopkg.org site will soon disappear, so this is just an idea.
That's a good idea. Many thanks to Chess for his dedicated service, support!
 
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Old 06-27-2015, 12:33 PM   #5
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Just be careful guys. If you try to build/install sbopkg using sbopkg, you'll break the internet.
 
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Old 06-27-2015, 12:41 PM   #6
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Maybe it wouldn't be a bad idea if SlackBuilds.org hosted sbopkg's code and corresponding SlackBuild, since Chess Griffin officially quit developing it. The sbopkg.org site will soon disappear, so this is just an idea.
Yeah, but willysr took over and moved the project to GitHub.

http://slackblogs.blogspot.ca/2015/0...aintainer.html
 
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Old 06-27-2015, 12:53 PM   #7
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Yeah, but willysr took over and moved the project to GitHub.

http://slackblogs.blogspot.ca/2015/0...aintainer.html
Wonderful! I'm very happy to hear that willysr is the new maintainer.
 
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Old 06-28-2015, 01:43 AM   #8
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Ryan is willing to keep the domain sbopkg alive, so we will keep using the old domain

sbopkg is already very mature (that's my personal opinion), so i don't add new features for now
My goal is to improve it's performance and robustness

Please send your ideas via github issue if you do have one
 
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Old 06-29-2015, 05:57 PM   #9
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Just be careful guys. If you try to build/install sbopkg using sbopkg, you'll break the internet.
And void your Slackware warranty.
 
  


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