[Slackbuilds-users] Calibre

Eric Hameleers alien at slackware.com
Thu Apr 2 17:54:21 UTC 2015

On Thu, 2 Apr 2015, Larry Hajali wrote:

> Hi,
> I've been aware of calibre upgrading to Qt5 and I have my own system
> updated to work with it on Slackware 14.1.  Right now Slackware 14.1 and
> current cannot use the newer calibre due to the sip package being too old.
> I was hoping Slackware current would update the sip package so that I could
> update calibre for the next release.  Not sure if this will happen.
> I still would like to be the maintainer of calibre and I'm aware of the
> binary calibre download.  But I won't be maintaining a binary repackaging
> of calibre.
> With that said, if the SBo community wants calibre to be updated with the
> binary repackaging then I'm willing to give up maintaining calibre.
> Thanks,
> --Larry

The two can co-exist if the binary repackaging is called 

Cheers, Eric

Eric Hameleers <alien at slackware.com>
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