USM Unified Slackware Package Manager

Here is a place for your projects which are not officially supported by the Porteus Team. For example: your own kernel patched with extra features; desktops not included in the standard ISO like Gnome; base modules that are different than the standard ISO, etc...
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Post#391 by Ed_P » 17 Feb 2018, 02:22

francois wrote:
16 Feb 2018, 23:42
Are you talking about 1) the salix problem or 2) the One or more errors occurred while usm was running?
1) and hopefully it's fix fixes 2)
Personnaly, I have fixed 1) the salix database error by choosing another server and saved it in/porteus/rootcopy/etc/usm/mirrors-salix.txt.
Yup, doing it manually or using one of bogomips's script will accomplish that.

My USM changes, /etc/usm/* & /var/usm/ will survive also as I have them saved in a module I make of my changes.
However, I was wondering if usm would run with minima snags. Or at least that we would have some kind of common problems and solution for usm.
There was a script that bogomips had that did fix a lot of the USM errors, unfortunately I don't recall it's name or location at this point. :(

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Post#392 by jssouza » 18 Feb 2018, 15:54

francois wrote:
17 Feb 2018, 01:43
Real funny, qt-4.8 from usm tried to pull so much dependencies. When I download it from and txz2xzm, it turns to be the only dependency needed for smplayer. :roll:
francois, smplayer can be built with qt5 as well. Were you using kde5?

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Post#393 by francois » 18 Feb 2018, 23:21

Good to know. No I was on xfce4. This means that smplayer alone could run on kde5.
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