Linked by Steve Husted on Mon 12th Apr 2004 09:30 UTC
Slackware, Slax This is an article about my experiences with Slackware 9.1, a distribution of Linux that I find enjoyable, along with programs that I find useful and enjoyable.
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RE:Slackware flaws
by Orestes on Mon 12th Apr 2004 13:43 UTC

Second, EVERY good security person that I know, would rather install something themselves from source with a watchful eye than let emerge or RPM, or swaret, or even installpkg handle it.

It is no major accomplishment to get selinux, grsecurity, and their friends installed on slackware.

Agreed. Any admin worth his paycheck will handle security patches personally rather than trusting pre-built packages.