[Slackbuilds-users] two blender packages?

Philip Lacroix slackph at posteo.de
Thu Nov 5 23:26:54 UTC 2015

Am 05.11.2015 23:49 schrieb Christoph Willing:
> On 06/11/15 08:20, Philip Lacroix wrote:
>> The content of the source archives (source code or binary) can be
>> inferred from the names (and a quick look at the scripts), but perhaps 
>> a
>> short note at the end of both READMEs would help to remove any 
>> ambiguities.
> I included such a note in the README when I first submitted the
> SlackBuild for Blender (built from source code), since it was added
> some time after the blender SlackBuild (repackaged binary). However
> that section was cut from the version that was finally published - I
> guess because the additional notes contained a lot of extra stuff
> about how to build for maximum functionality (some of which impinged
> on some SlackBuilds). Perhaps I should update Blender's README with a
> minimal note about its difference from the blender SlackBuild; then
> some other file about build optimisations.

Sounds good. I noticed that the packages for Arduino have something like 
that. The notes in both READMEs could also mention each other's 
SlackBuilds, in order to make users fully aware of the choice.


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