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slackware:slackpkg [2018/01/05 09:22 (UTC)]
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rworkman [Configuring] Recommend mirrors.slackware.com
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 ===== Configuring ===== ===== Configuring =====
  
-Before slackpkg can be used it needs to have a current list of packages and their versions and that can be downloaded automatically by the tool itself once a mirror site is selected. To select a mirror, just uncomment a single URL in the file ''/​etc/​slackpkg/​mirrors''​. Note that the links are sorted by Slackware release versions so make sure that the selected link is in the same release that you are interested in.+Before slackpkg can be used it needs to have a current list of packages and their versions and that can be downloaded automatically by the tool itself once a mirror site is selected. To select a mirror, just uncomment a single URL in the file ''/​etc/​slackpkg/​mirrors''​. Note that the links are sorted by Slackware release versions so make sure that the selected link is in the same release that you are interested in. It is recommended,​ though not required, that you use the ''​mirrors.slackware.com''​ mirror, as that one will automatically redirect you to your geographically closest mirror
  
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