[Slackbuilds-users] Info on the SBo submissions page

xgizzmo at slackbuilds.org xgizzmo at slackbuilds.org
Tue May 26 11:22:15 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 26 May 2009 05:02:47 Pierre Cazenave wrote:
> The info on the submissions page about what needs to be included in a 
> successful slackbuild appears erroneous.
> At present, it's missing the LIBDIRSUFFIX variable, and is ambiguous 
> with regards 64-bit support (including x86_64 compile flags, but saying 
> 64-bit isn't supported).
> Also, since the slack-wiki DB has crashed, the link to how to write a 
> good slack-desc file no longer works (well, it takes you to the wiki 
> homepage, but no further).
> Thanks,
> Pierre

That page does need to be updated, but what is says with regard to 64bit 
is "64-bit derivatives of Slackware" Slackware64 is Slackware and will be 
supported. As far as how to write a good slack-desc file we can see about 
getting that hosted on the SlackBuilds.org server.


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