Newbie to linux and a question

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Sat Dec 15 22:06:12 UTC 2018

Hello Jeffery,

I didn't read your answer before sending mine.

At least I can tell the sbl runs on Slint. To be honest that's all
I know as I didn't try to use it in context (yet).

So I assume that it should run on Debian as well.


Didier Spaier
Slint distribution

On 15/12/2018 22:44, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> Unfortunately, with the deprecation of Alioth, which hosted the apt
> repository for knoppix software that isn't sourced directly from
> Debian, I don't believe there is any source to download a .deb and to
> my knowledge, OpenSuse was the only other distro to ever have packages
> for sbl, and even when Alioth was around, I never succeeded in getting
> sbl running on vanilla Debian using the .deb from the now defunct
> knoppix repository.
> That said, the following page provides both source code downloads and
> urls for git repositories:

More information about the Blinux-list mailing list