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Puppy 5.3 Beta 5++ Download


'What is Slacko'?
Puppy 5.3 uses Puppy code and continues the Lucid tradition but uses more efficient Slackware rather than Ubuntu binaries along with the latest releases of Woof
Slacko uses Puppy scripts, programs and Slackware binaries and we call this an Spup. Slacko offers high compatibility with Slackware for developers.

How does this fit in with other Puppy versions?
Previous versions of Puppy are Wary, a conservative design for older hardware, Lucid Puppy 528 and Racy. Quirky is used to test new ideas from Barry Kauler, the original creator of Puppy.
Dpup (Puppy + Debian) is designated as Puppy 6
currently being developed by Dejan555 and Iguleder
Saluki Puppy rewrite is likely to move up to Puppy 7
Puppy 8 is likely to offer x86, ARM and 64 bit versions
and have support for tablet, phone, touch, cloud and Android features

Main Features
Built from using Woof with high Slackware binary compatibility
Seamonkey major default browser ready installed (others easily available from Slickpet)
Transmission bit torrent installed
Xchat IRC chat installed
Audio improvements. eg. audio and recording in Mhwavedit works
Slickpet development of Quickpet - easily add major programs such as Gimp, Wine, Pidgin, accelerated graphic drivers
Puppy Phone (Slickpet addon)
Cloud
Security Fido Non root initiative
LibreOffice Easy GUI installation
Growl Security hardening

Official Puppy 5.3 'Slacko' forum thread


Detailed features 0f 5.3 (known as Spup 'Slacko' and Spot (early Alpha name) during development
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