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slackware:slackpkg [2018/01/05 09:27 (UTC)]
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-It is always recommended to read the latest ChangeLogs and ''​UPGRADING.TXT''​ (found on the HTTP/FTP mirrors for each version) before doing any major system upgrades. ​+It is always recommended to read the latest ChangeLogs and ''​UPGRADING.TXT''​ (found on the HTTP/FTP mirrors for each version) before doing any major system upgrades. ​\\ There'​s [[howtos:​slackware_admin:​systemupgrade|a separate article]] dedicated to doing a full system upgrade which you should definitely read first. 
 <​note>​Pay attention to changed configuration files. Update them either by merging your customizations from the older configuration files (Slackpkg can optionally step through every changed configuration file and allow you to resolve the changes) or manually editing the new files after allowing Slackpkg to overwrite the old configuration files. You decide which way works best for you.</​note> ​ <​note>​Pay attention to changed configuration files. Update them either by merging your customizations from the older configuration files (Slackpkg can optionally step through every changed configuration file and allow you to resolve the changes) or manually editing the new files after allowing Slackpkg to overwrite the old configuration files. You decide which way works best for you.</​note> ​
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