Jumping from Solus/Ubuntu to Slint...how easy is it?

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at redhat.com
Fri Nov 26 23:18:52 UTC 2021


you can, building packages using scripts from https://slackbuilds.org

However, this needs to update the links to the source files in these 
as they have changed.

I can provide instructions how to do that tomorrow, if you want.

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Le 26/11/2021 à 22:57, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> You say you can't run it in a VM, I got it working in quckemu with a bit 
> of poking at the example files.
> So, question. I'm missing two apps in my VM install
> Purple-skypeweb (Pidgin skype plugin) as well as Skype
> Second one...Kodi
> So can I get both installed in Slint or?
> On 11/26/21 21:38, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
>> Slint is probably the most reliably accessible distribution. You can't 
>> run a virtual slint on your computer, however, you can install on an 
>> SD card and use it without any accessibility issues. You need at least 
>> 32 GB SD disk.  I have it running on 128 GB SD drive.
>> Cheers,
>> Ibrahim
>> On 11/26/21 3:59 PM, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
>>> So as it says....and given my recent whiffs on qemu, so far *crosses 
>>> fingers* Slint is slowly installing but I'm wanting to know...
>>> How easy is it to adapt to Slint/Slackwware coming from Ubuntu or 
>>> Solus or Fedora or...

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