Monday, 4 April 2011

Time for Slackware 'Leet' and Companions

A new Slackware release is (almost) out, and it's got a rather odd number. Slackware 13.37 proves once again it's a distro from geeks for geeks, with a healthy dose of fun and humor and not taking ourselves too seriously. What I would call old-school geekdom.
With this out it's also time for all the derivatives to churn out new releases of all their main editions and the more minor desktop managers.

Kongoni and SalixOS as the more widely known ones have already released Betas, and Zenwalk, now only loosely still related in the sense of binary compatibility that means Slackware packages should also work in it, have just come out with Zenwalk 7.0. A whole flurry of release activity ahead of us. Enjoy.

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