Getpkg is used to download and install packages for Slackware Linux®
It is menu driven allowing the user to choose program options by entering menu choices. Its menus are generated using the dialog utility. It creates the folder ~/.getpkg and stores configuration options and downloaded packages within that folder.
It requires Slackware® and Python®
This software is released under the GPL licence, and comes with no warranty whatsoever.
The Sourceforge project page is located at http://sourceforge.net/projects/getpkg/
The Freshmeat project page is located at http://freshmeat.net/projects/getpkg/
Files can be downloaded at http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=130711
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