[Slackbuilds-users] Angband

B Watson yalhcru at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 09:18:01 UTC 2021

On 3/8/21, Rubén Llorente via SlackBuilds-users
<slackbuilds-users at slackbuilds.org> wrote:
> I would argue that when the changes between versions are that big, it makes
> sense to have two versions of the same package in a software repository as
> long as there is interest on both.

I've got gzdoom and gzdoom-legacy... in that case it's because the
older version still works fine on low-spec systems (don't need OpenGL
3.0 or proprietary drivers, etc).

Also love (the game engine) and 2 older versions (love-legacy072
and love-legacy080), because incompatible changes were made, games
developed with the older versions won't run with the new. Sorta like
python 2 vs. python 3.

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