At previous article, we have discussed about how to install Slackware on GPT. In this article we will attempt on installing FreeBSD to GPT disk with or without EFI support. Unlike previous article, for this article I use generic desktop PC. Thus, you can do it either on notebook or desktop PC. Obviously we constraint […]

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Touchpad, one of primary input device integrated on laptop. In this article we will discuss about how to enabling touchpad and configuring the touchpad on linux especially Slackware64. For this article, I use following: Slackware64 14.0 Yes. Only that! A package responsible for touchpad is Synaptics. The Synaptics version included in Slackware64 is 1.6.2 (may […]

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On the official eclipse page, we will see there are many Eclipse version. The two of them are Eclipse CDT (referred to Eclipse IDE for C/C++ Developers) and Eclipse JDT (referred to Eclipse IDE for Java Developers). Eclipse CDT is a bundle of eclipse IDE for developing C\C++ application. While the Eclipse JDT is a […]

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A multilib 64bit Linux OS is system which capable of running 64bit as well as 32bit software. By default, a fresh installation of Slackware64 bit is a multilib-ready. This article will discuss about how to turn our pure slackware64 to be multilib. In FHS (Filesystem Hierarchy Standards), there is a separation of library, the one […]

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We have install java (see here) now we will install an IDE for developing in our Slackware machine. In this article we will install latest Eclipse IDE using generic method. Alternatively you can install it using SlackBuild but we won’t cover that. What you need: Slackware64 14.0 (well, that’s obvious) Eclipse binary for linux. download […]

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JAVA is one of popular programming language today. Made by Sun Microsystem, and later bought by Oracle. However, JAVA programming language is restricted so most linux distribution not include it. This article will discuss about installing latest JAVA 7 (January 15th, 2013) to Slackware Linux 64 bit. What we need: Slackware 64 bit, version 14.0 […]

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Slackware Linux, one of oldest linux distribution available, can’t be denied as on of popular distro over many other distros. Slackware power lies on it’s simplicity which gives its user the freedom to customize their machine. Slackware bring genuine kernel and all software without modification which gives you the software as is. In this article […]

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