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Slackware ARM 14.0

Thu Nov 01, 2012 2:40 pm

Anyone working on this?
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Thu Nov 01, 2012 7:15 pm

kerml wrote:Anyone working on this?

If you follow this page to compile you own, just use the current repositories will achieve ArmedSlack 14

http://www.daves-collective.co.uk/raspi/
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:16 pm

I`m hoping for a Hard Float Slackwarearm 14.0. I don`t see any advantages in running a SF distribution on the Pi.

Eric Hameleers , a Slackware developer, said he`s working on a HF Slackware ARM port but that was 10 months ago ..

http://alien.slackbook.org/blog/happy-new-year-2012/

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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Sun Nov 04, 2012 9:04 pm

Hello!

I followed the instructions on http://www.daves-collective.co.uk/raspi ... ling.shtml

But I used a new Slackware ARM Installer Image

Available in here

http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... pi-extras/

Enjoy

http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm-14.0/

Thanks to the folks that made this available!
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Mon Nov 12, 2012 8:33 pm

You might find some usefulness out of this Slackware ARM on a Raspberry Pi site...

http://rpi.fatdog.eu
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Tue Nov 13, 2012 11:03 am

if you're looking for some up2date stuff try these

http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... as-3.2.27/

this installer image should work fine (I found some time to test it)
sorinm wrote:Eric Hameleers , a Slackware developer, said he`s working on a HF Slackware ARM port but that was 10 months ago ..
he said that his port won't be compatible with the raspi as it's targeted to upper class CPUs :(

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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Sun Nov 18, 2012 12:36 pm

The raspi-slack-installer_11Nov12.img.gz from http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... as-3.2.27/ didn't work on my rpi 256 MB

I had to use the installer from 30Nov12

After that I mounted /dev/mmcblk0p1 on /boot and run the rpi-update
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Wed Nov 21, 2012 9:22 am

kerml wrote:The raspi-slack-installer_11Nov12.img.gz from http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... as-3.2.27/ didn't work on my rpi 256 MB

I had to use the installer from 30Nov12

After that I mounted /dev/mmcblk0p1 on /boot and run the rpi-update
*30Out12
:|
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Wed Nov 21, 2012 3:59 pm

on slackware you have to install slackware packages, it's discouraged to use in parallel rpi-update: installing thingies with that, you will easily lose track of what is installed and where on the system, that's what package managers are for and the reason why dave provided slackbuilds scripts to create these packages in the first place.

in the meantime I updated the stuff here (3.6.6 kernel, firmware-next and userland-next)

http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... pi-extras/

and installed another unit (256Mb here too) from scratch with this installer image, raspi-slack-installer_20Nov12.img.gz

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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Thu Nov 22, 2012 3:42 pm

I know that the rpi-update is not the slackware way of doing things but I followed this http://rpi.fatdog.eu/?p=rpiupgrade
But I will try to do the upgrade using the packages!
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Fri Nov 23, 2012 10:45 am

It worked!
:D
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Sun Dec 02, 2012 5:42 pm

I get this message after configuring NFS and start the rc.nfsd

Code: Select all

/etc/rc.d/rc.nfsd start
FATAL: Module nfsd not found
Is this a kernel problem?
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Mon Dec 03, 2012 3:39 pm

yes, because I forgot to enable the nfs server module while preparing the config: I'll rebuild one with that enabled, should be ready tomorrow :)

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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Tue Dec 04, 2012 9:33 am

the new kernel with the nfs module is available in the same place

http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm- ... pi-extras/

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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Mon Dec 10, 2012 3:10 am

Thanks

:D
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Tue Feb 05, 2013 9:19 am

Why Slackware ARM don't have a section like FreeBSD?

I keep using updates from http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm-14.0
It's always new things in there!
The Slackware community don't deserve their own section?
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Tue Feb 05, 2013 9:39 am

kerml wrote:Why Slackware ARM don't have a section like FreeBSD?

I keep using updates from http://ponce.cc/slackware/slackwarearm-14.0
It's always new things in there!
The Slackware community don't deserve their own section?
Quite agree the Slackware Forum is required http://armedslackpi.blogspot.co.uk
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Tue Feb 05, 2013 10:34 am

My ideia is put in here all the links and info that is out there about Slackware ARM.

BTW: I'm starting a project. I will build a wireless router with a rpi 512 mb model B version 2.0 + 4 ports 100 mbits switch + wifi USB dongle.

My purpose is to learn about networking, iptables and etc...
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Re: Slackware ARM 14.0

Mon Apr 22, 2013 9:02 am

Ponce did you stopped releasing updates on your site?
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