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-===== Packages included in the Slint64-14.2.1 ISO, coming from the Slint repository ===== 
-~~TRANS~~ 
-The Slint64-14.2 ISO includes packages coming from two repositories:​ 
-  * [[http://​slackware.uk/​salix/​x86_64/​slackware-14.2/​|Slackware]] 
-  * [[http://​slackware.uk/​slint/​x86_64/​slint-14.2/​|Slint]] 
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-A package coming from Slint will replace a package coming from Slackware, regardless of their respective versions. 
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-A * after the package name in the list below indicates that a package of the same name exists in the Slackware repository. Then the rationale for shipping one (different, but in a few cases) from the Slint repository instead is indicated as a comment. 
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-<​note>​ 
-This list of packages is not definitive 
-</​note>​ 
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-|**Name**|**Description**|**Comments**| 
-|aaa_base*|Basic Linux filesystem package|Customized for Slint| 
-|accountsservice|D-Bus interface for user account query|Used to set the default user session for lightdm| ​ 
-|asunder|Graphical Audio CD ripper and encoder|From Andrew Smith, also author of isomaster| 
-|atril|Simply a document viewer|Component of the MATE desktop, default PDF viewer in Slint| 
-|at-spi2-atk*|AT-SPI2 bridge to ATK|Upgraded for Slint, dependency of orca| 
-|at-spi2-core*|Assistive Technology Service Provider Interface core|Upgraded for Slint, dependency of orca| 
-|atk*|Accessibility functions library|Upgraded for Slint, dependency of orca| 
-|bbkeys*|General XWindow keygrabber|Shipped as a separate package; not bundled with bbkeys in Slint| 
-|BeautifulSoup|Python HTML/XML parser|Dependency of pandoc| 
-|bdf2psf|Convert fonts from bdf to psf format|Allows to build custom fonts with just the needed glyphs| 
-|bicon|Bidirectional Console|Allows to display bi-directional text like a mix of Persian and English| 
-|blackbox*|Blackbox window manager|Configured for Slint| 
-|brltty*|Braille display daemon: allows blind users to read the screen|The Slint package includes a startup script| 
-|caja|File manager and graphical shell for MATE|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|caja-extensions|Set of extensions for Caja|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|cmark|C implementation of CommonMark|Dependency of pandoc| 
-|claws-mail|A GTK+ based, lightweight,​ and fast e-mail client|A lot of people prefer it over Mozilla Thunderbird and it is lighter| 
-|ConfigParser|Configuration file parser for Python 2|Dependency of transifex-client and numpy| 
-|ConsoleKit2|User,​ login, and seat tracking framework|Dependency of lxdm| 
-|convtags|Convert between DokuWiki and AsciiDoc|See [[http://​slint.fr/​wiki/​en/​dokuwiki_versus_asciidoc_markups|this wiki page]]| 
-|depfinder|Finds dependencies of Slackware packages|Allows to feed the metadata used for automatic dependencies resolution| 
-|dialog*|Display dialog boxes from shell scripts|Colors customized for Slint| 
-|doclifter|Translates documents written in troff macros, like man pages to DocBook|Ease further conversion of man pages to other formats| 
-|dotconf|Configuration Parser Library|Dependency of speech-dispatcher hence orca| 
-|dotnew|Utility to manage .new system configuration files|Helps to deal with existing versus new configuration files| 
-|dotnew-gtk|Utility to manage .new system configuration files with GUI|Helps to deal with existing versus new configuration files| 
-|elilo*|Linux Loader for EFI-based platforms|With localized configuration script| 
-|emacspeak|Emacs speech interface|Enhance user experience for the blind. See also speechd-el| 
-|engrampa|Archive manager for MATE|Versatile,​ fits well with the Caja and PCManFM file managers, component of the MATE desktop| 
-|eom|Image viewer|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|espeak|Compact open source software speech synthesizer|Dependency of emacspeak, espeakup, speechd-el| ​ 
-|espeak-ng|Compact open source software speech synthesizer|Dependency of speech-dispatcher| 
-|espeakup|Speakup connector for software synthesizer|Connects the speakup kernel driver to espeak to provide speech in a console| 
-|fakeroot|Provides a faked root environment suitable for many tasks|Makes package building safer| 
-|fbautostart|Fluxbox Autostarter|Start applets and show their icon in the tray, used with standalone window managers and lxpanel in Slint| 
-|fbterm|Fast FrameBuffer based TERMinal emulator for linux|Helps display CJK languages on the console| 
-|flash-plugin|Adobe(R) flashplayer plugin for GNU/​Linux|Some web contents still rely on that, alas| 
-|fluxbox*|Fluxbox window manager|Configured for Slint and built with imlib2 support to include more icons in the menus| 
-|fontconfig*|Font library and tools|With localized configuration script| 
-|fontforge|an outline font editor|Awesome font editor. What else?| 
-|fvwm*|a small and fast virtual window manager for X|Configured for Slint| 
-|gdm|the Gnome Display Manager|Version 2 with few dependencies,​ accessible with speech through orca| 
-|geany-plugins|additional plugins for Geany|Add useful features to the geany code and text editor| 
-|geany|A text editor using the GTK2 toolkit|Allows serious coding although simple enough for text editing, default text editor in Slint| 
-|gnome-common|Common scripts and macros to develop with GNOME|Build dependency of other packages| ​ 
-|gparted*|Gnome partition Editor|The version in the Salix and Slackware repositories are older| 
-|gpicview|Simple and Fast Image Viewer for X|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|gpm*|General purpose mouse server|With localized configuration script| 
-|grub*|The second GNU GRand Unified Bootloader|This version, borrowed to Salix, brings a configuration script| 
-|grub-scripts|Scripts for the second GNU GRand Unified Bootloader|Borrowed to Salix| 
-|gslapt|GTK version of slapt-get|Graphical package manager, allows automatic dependencies resolution| 
-|gtksourceview|Syntax highlighting library for GTK+|Dependency of pluma and pygtksourceview| 
-|gtksourceview3|syntax highlighting library for GTK+|Dependency of pluma if built against gtk3| 
-|gtkspell3|GTK3 spell checker interface library|Used for spell checking in various applications| 
-|guefi|a GTK+3 frontend for efibootmgr|Ease editing UEFI firmware boot menus (only in x86_64 ISOs| 
-|hardinfo|GTK+2 system information and benchmark tool|Tells you all you want to know about your system| 
-|hplip*|HP print/​scan/​fax support|Hosted in the Slint repository to avid replacing it by the Salix version with no Qt GUI| 
-|hyphen|Hyphenation library|Dependency of scribus| ​ 
-|imlib2|Powerful image loading and rendering library|Dependency of firefox in Slint| 
-|inkscape|Open Source vector graphics editor|Awesome vector graphics editor| 
-|isomaster|GUI ISO image editor|Extract files from or an ISO, create bootable ISOs. From Andrew Smith, also author of asunder| 
-|json-glib|Serialization/​deserialization support for the JSON format|Dependency of engrampa| 
-|json-py|pure-python implementation of a JSON (Javascript Object Notation Format)|Dependency or orca| 
-|ktsuss|Graphical version of su|Used with graphical UIs to run applications with root's privileges| 
-|libburn|Library for reading, mastering and writing optical discs|Dependency of libisoburn that ships xorriso| 
-|libcdr|CorelDRAW Import Library|Dependency of inkscape| 
-|libetpan|libEtPan is a mail purpose library|Dependency of claws-mail| 
-|libfm-extra|PCManFM library extras|Provides additional features to PCManFM| 
-|libfm|pcmanfm library|Dependency of lxpanel, menu-cache and PCManFM| 
-|libgnomecanvas|Powerful object-oriented display engine|Dependency of gdm| 
-|libgtop|System Information Library|Dependency of marco, mate-applets,​ mate-control-center,​ mate-system-monitor,​ mate-utils| 
-|libgxps|XPS rendering library|Dependency of atril| 
-|libisoburn|Front end for libraries libburn and libisofs|Ships xorriso used to build Slint ISOs| 
-|libisofs|Library to create an ISO-9660 filesystem|Dependency of libisoburn| 
-|liblouis|Braille translator|Used to translates orca output to braille| 
-|libmatekbd|Library to manage keyboard configuration|Dependency of mate-control-center and mate-settings-daemon| 
-|libmatemixer|Mixer library for MATE Desktop|Dependency of mate-media and mate-settings-daemon| 
-|libmateweather|Library to access weather information|Dependency of mate-applets and mate-panel| 
-|libpeas|GObject Plugin System|Dependency of eom (Eye of Mate) and pluma| 
-|libreoffice|Free office suite|Very versatile office suite| 
-|libreoffice-extension-ancient-greek-dictionary|Modern and Ancient Greek|From the OpenOffice.org project, thanks to Dimitris Tzemos| ​ 
-|libreoffice-extension-libregreek|Modern Greek|From the OpenOffice.org project, thanks to Dimitris Tzemos| 
-|libunique|a library for writing single instance applications|Dependency of lxsesssion| 
-|libwebp|WebP library and conversion tools|Dependency of windowmaker| 
-|libwnck3|Window Navigator Construction Kit|Dependency of mate-notification-daemon,​ mate-panel, mate-system-monitor| 
-|lightdm|A lightweight display manager|Shipped in Slint alongside kdm, gdm, lxdm, and xdm. Use only one at a time...| 
-|lightdm-gtk-greeter|A GTK+ greeter for LightDM|This greeter is accessible with speech through orca| 
-|lightdm-gtk-greeter-settings|Settings editor for LightDM GTK+ Greeter|Accessible with speech| 
-|lilo*|Linux Loader|With localized configuration script| 
-|lxappearance|Simple GTK theme switcher|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxc*|Linux Containers|Shipped in Slint with a specific Slackware template for privileged and unprivileged containers| 
-|lxde-common|Set of default configurations for LXDE|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxde-icon-theme|The LXDE Icon Theme based on nuoveXT2|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxdm|GUI login manager for LXDE|Used in Slint as default display manager| 
-|lxinput|Input settings for LXDE|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxlauncher|Application launcher for netbooks|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxmenu-data|Desktop menus for LXDE|Dependency of lxpanel, component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxpanel|NETWM/​EWMH compliant lightweight x11 desktop panel|Panel used with all standalone window managers in Slint, component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxrandr|LXDE monitor config tool|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxsession|LXDE session manager|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxsession-edit|Session autostart manager|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxshortcut|Application shortcut editor|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxtask|Simple task manager for LXDE|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|lxterminal|LXDE terminal emulator|Component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|man*|Format and display the on-line manual pages|Actually man-db, allows better display of CJK man pages.| 
-|marco|Lightweight GTK based Window Manager|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-applets|MATE Panel Applets|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-backgrounds|Set of backgrounds packaged for MATE|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-calc|Calculator application|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-colors-icon-theme|Extensive set of icon themes|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-common|Common scripts and macros to develop with MATE|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-control-center|Utilities to configure the MATE desktop|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-desktop|The MATE Desktop environment|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-icon-theme|Extensive set of icon themes|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-icon-theme-faenza|Set of icons for the MATE desktop|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-media|MATE media utilities|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-menus|MATE Menu Layout|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-notification-daemon|Notification daemon for MATE|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-panel|GTK+2 Panel for MATE|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-power-manager|Power manager for the MATE desktop|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-sensors-applet|Hardware sensors applet for Mate|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-session-manager|The MATE Session Manager|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-settings-daemon|The MATE settings daemon|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-system-monitor|Process viewer and system resource monitor|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-terminal|Terminal emulator for the MATE desktop|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-themes|Themes for the MATE desktop|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-user-share|User level public file sharing via WebDAV or ObexFTP|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|mate-utils|MATE desktop utilities|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|menu-cache|Lightweight replacement of libgnome-menu|Dependency of libfm, lxlauncher, lxpanel and pcmanfm, component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|mkfontdir*|X11 font utility|Includes localized script setup.04.mkfontdir| 
-|mlterm|Mlterm is a multilingual terminal emulator on X11|Properly handle bidirectional text with left or right line alignment (implementation of the bidi algorithm)| 
-|mozilla-firefox*|Safe and easy web browser from Mozilla|This package includes many locales| 
-|mozilla-thunderbird*|Mozilla Thunderbird mail application|This package includes many locales| 
-|mozo|Easy MATE menu editing tool|Component of the MATE desktop| 
-|murrine|GTK+2 Cairo Engine|Allows to implement the Murrine theme| 
-|murrine-themes|Themes of the Murrine Engine|Usable on several graphical environments| 
-|nano*|Nano'​s ANOther editor, an enhanced free Pico clone|This package'​s version brings valuable enhancements,​ like displaying line numbers| 
-|network-manager-applet*|NetworkManager Applet|This packages provides more features than the Slackware package| 
-|network-scripts*|Scripts to configure a network|With localized configuration script| 
-|numpy|scientific computing with Python|Dependency of inkscape| 
-|nvme-cli|NVM-Express user space tooling for Linux|NVM-Express is a fast, scalable host controller interface designed to address the needs for PCI Express based solid state drives. nvme-cli allows to query and set the nvme controllers.| 
-|orc|The Oil Runtime Compiler|Dependency of atril, geany, parole| 
-|orca|Screen reader|Provides speech and braille (through brlapi) to most graphical environments in Slint| ​ 
-|pam|Pluggable Authentication Modules|Dependency of lightdm| 
-|pandoc|Markup conversion tool|Able to convert from/to a lot of documentation formats. Rebuilt of a binary packages as building it needs a haskell distribution| 
-|parole|a modern media player for Xfce|Simple and good enough, see also eom| 
-|pcmanfm|PCMan File Manager|Default file manager for Slint for standalone window managers in Slint, component of the LXDE desktop| 
-|pcre2|Perl 5-style regular expressions. 2nd version|Dependency of vte3 hence mate-terminal| 
-|perl-Encode-EUCJPASCII|An eucJP-open mapping|Optional dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-Encode-HanExtra|Extra sets of Chinese encodings|Optional dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-Encode-ISO2022|JISO/​IEC 2022 character encoding scheme|Dependency of perl-Encode-JISX0213 and optionally of po4a | 
-|perl-Encode-JISX0213|JIS X 02I3 encoding|Optional dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-MIME-Charset|Charset Information|Dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-Module-Build|Compatibility with ExtUtils::​MakeMaker|Dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-Text-CharWidth|Column Computer|Dependency of po4a and perl-Text-WrapI18N | 
-|perl-Text-WrapI18N|Line wrapping module|Dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-Unicode-LineBreak|UAX #14 Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm|Optional dependency of po4a| 
-|perl-inc-latest|Use bundled modules|Dependency of perl-Module-Build| 
-|pkgtools*|The Slackware package maintenance system|With localized configuration scripts| 
-|pluma|Powerful text editor for MATE|Simple but allows some coding and includes a spell checker.| 
-|po4a|PO documentation format converter|Allows to use the gettext suite for various document formats. Used in Slint to ease man pages translation| 
-|podofo|Library to work with the PDF file format|Dependency of scribus| 
-|portaudio|Portable cross-platform Audio API|Dependency of espeak, to allow coexistence of espeakup in console mode and orca in graphical mode without starting pulseaudio system wide| 
-|potrace|Bitmap utility|Dependency of inkscape| 
-|py3cairo|Set of Python bindings for the cairo graphics library|dependency of py3gobject hence orca| 
-|py3gobject|GObject bindings for Python 3|Dependency of libpeas, and pyatspi hence orca| 
-|py3xdg|Python library to access freedesktop.org standards|Dependency or orca| 
-|pyatspi|Python bindings for AT-SPI2|Dependency of orca| 
-|pygtksourceview|Python wrapper for the gtksourceview|Dependency of pluma| 
-|pysimpleconfig|Simple configuration file management in python|Dependency of sourcery and salix-codecs-installer-gtk (GUI for salix-codecs-installer)| 
-|python-lxml|Python bindings for libxml2 and libxslt|Dependency of BeautifulSoup,​ inkscape and pandoc| 
-|python-six|Python 2 and 3 compatibility utilities|Dependency of transifex-client| 
-|python-urllib3|(HTTP library for python|Dependency of transifex-client| 
-|python3|New high-level scripting language|Dependency of many software in Slint| 
-|python3-distutils-extra|python library|Build time dependency of setup-tools| ​ 
-|pyxdg|Python library to access freedesktop.org standards|Dependency of qcontrolcenter and xgdmenumaker| 
-|qcontrolcenter|Easily customizable Control Center|Back end of the Slint Dashboard| 
-|qtatspi|Qt AT-SPI2 bridge|Allows to provide speech to some Qt apps with orca|  
-|salix-codecs-installer|Installs restricted multimedia codecs|Gives access to a lot of media otherwise unusable| 
-|salix-update-notifier|Tray notification for package updates|Used in Slint, started by fbautostart with standalone window managers| 
-|salixtools-gtk|Graphical system utilities|Utilities useful in Slint, available from the applications menus and the Slint Dashboard| 
-|salixtools|Various system utilities|Utilities uses in Slint for most administrative tasks| 
-|scribus|Open-source professional page layout program|Awesome and simple to use| 
-|sed*|stream editor|This package'​s version brings valuable enhancements,​ that should make it faster in some cases| 
-|shadow*|Shadow password suite|Localized script "​adduser"​ and logins.def edited to include the user name in the password prompt| 
-|slackpkg*|Package manager front-end of the Slackware ((R) package tools with internet access|Includes localized man pages, also provided to Slackware| 
-|slackware-docs|Misc documents gathered from Slackware (R)|Easy access to documents also relevant for Slint| ​ 
-|slapt-get|Apt like system for Slackware (R) package management|Main package manager for Slint| 
-|slapt-src|Slapt slackbuild utility|Allows to download the needed stuff, build and install packages from SlackBuilds and SLKBUILD| 
-|slint-control-center|Slint Dashboard|Gives an easy access to programs useful in all desktops and windows managers| 
-|slint-docs|Misc documents about Slint|Gathers ​ miscellaneous documents useful for Slint users and contributors| 
-|slint-misc|Miscellaneous Slint stuff|This package provide default mime settings, wallpapers and utilities specifically written for Slint| 
-|slint-translations|Translations of configuration scripts'​ messages|This package can be be upgraded at any time to bring enhancements,​ more translations and translations in new languages.| 
-|slint-user-settings|Default user settings for Slint|Provides consistent root menus and panel layouts for Blackbox, Fwwm, Fluxbox, TWM, WindowMaker and Xfce| 
-|slkbuild|Arch-like wrapper script for easy packaging|Eases building packages in Slackware format| 
-|sourcery|GTK+2 frontend to slapt-src|Graphical UI  for slapt-src| 
-|speech-dispatcher|Text to speech program|Bridge between orca and espeak-ng in Slint| 
-|speechd-el|Emacs client to speech synthesizers and Braille displays|Enhance user experience for the blind. See also emacspeak| 
-|spi|Salix Package Installer, command line tool that acts as a wrapper around slapt‑get and slapt‑src.|Finds available packages and SlackBuilds,​ built if necessary and installed including dependencies| 
-|spkg|Package manager|Build it needs glib2 built with ‑‑enable‑static and judy without ‑‑disable‑static | 
-|sysvinit-scripts*|The basic scripts used to boot your machine|Scripts adapted to Slint| 
-|tmux*|Terminal multiplexer|With UTF-8 support| 
-|transifex-client|Command line client for Transifex|Ease transfer or translation files to/from the Transifex platform, used by Slint| 
-|twm*|Tab Window Manager for the X Window System|Configured for Slint| 
-|txt2tags|Document generator|Converts text files with a simple syntax to man pages|  ​ 
-|urlgrabber|High-level cross-protocol url-grabber for python|Needed by salix-codecs-installer-gtk (GUI for salix-codecs-installer)| 
-|v4l-utils*|libraries and utilities for video4linux|The Salix package has no Qt GUI, thus we host the Slackware version in the Slint repository| 
-|vala|Compiler for the GObject type system|Build dependency of other packages| 
-|viewnior|image viewer|Simple,​ doesn'​t get in the way| 
-|vte3|terminal emulator widget|Dependency of mate-terminal| ​ 
-|windowmaker*|a fast and elegant window manager|Configured for Slint| 
-|wm-logout|presents a logout dialog|Used in  Slint to allow halting or rebooting as regular user with standalone window managers| 
-|wpa_supplicant*|WPA/​WPA2/​IEEE 802.1X Supplicant|The Salix package has no Qt GUI, thus we host the Slackware version in the Slint repository| 
-|x11-skel*|Miscellaneous things required for X|With localized configuration scripts| 
-|xdgmenumaker|generates xdg menus|Used to include similar application menus in root menus of blackbox, fluxbox, fvwm, twm, windowmaker| 
-|xterm*|terminal emulator for X|Built with a toolbar, aka menu bar| 
-|yelp-tools|documentation checker|Build-time dependency of (?)| 
-|yelp-xsl|stylesheet for Yelp|Dpenbdnecy iof yelp-tool| 
-|zenity|Display graphical dialog boxes from shell scripts|Dependency of salix-update-notifier| 
  
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