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    Vector using slackware sources

    I know vector is derived from slackware So i was wondering if it was possible to use slackware sources too update vector and get new packages like i wanna install kde on vector linux thanx

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    Linux Engineer Freston's Avatar
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    Mar 2007
    The Netherlands
    Vector is 100% Slackware compatible, but it depends on what version you use. The VL5.9 series are based on Slackware 12.0 whereas the VL5.8 series are based on Slack 11.0.

    There should also be a KDE package for Vector.
    Can't tell an OS by it's GUI

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    ok i'm using vl5.9 could you give me a list of sources i can use thanx

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    May 2004
    arch linux
    Here's a link to the official Vector repository: :: Oregon State University Open Source Lab

    Slackware mirrors can be found here:

    The Slackware Linux Project: Get Slack

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    thanx very much

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