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authorJason Woodward2004-10-17 05:38:36 +0000
committerJason Woodward2004-10-17 05:38:36 +0000
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documentation updates
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@@ -43,16 +43,19 @@ Table of Contents:
* retrieve and apply updates
* upgrade from one slackware release to another in a few simple steps
* show description of packages, including mirror location, version, size,
- dependencies (where available), conflicts (where available), description,
- and installation status
+ dependencies (where available), conflicts (where available), suggestions
+ (where available), description, and installation status
* exclude (hold) packages from upgrades, by name or by regular expression
* transaction engine for install, remove, and upgrades
* "compare package version" algorithm to prevent downgrades
* recursive dependency resolution using slack-required metadata (see FAQ)
+ supporting hard, soft, and conditional dependencies
* package conflict resolution using slack-conflicts metadata (see FAQ)
+ * package sugggestion support for complimentary packages (see FAQ)
* Package data download robustness, only writing changes if all sources
download successfully as well as only downloading those sources that
have changed since the last download
+ * i18n support via GNU gettext
* extremely fast and easy to script with
@@ -158,3 +161,5 @@ Table of Contents:
Joel Bjurman <ypolt at lediga dot st> authored the Swedish translation.
+ Savvas Efstratiadis <pigouinos at mailworks dot org> authored the Greek translation.