Project Release Information
This version includes the long term supported 3.2.29 Linux kernel, KDE 4.8.5, Xfce 4.10.0, LLVM/clang 3.0, and NetworkManager for easy setup and management of wired and wireless networking.
This version includes version 18.104.22.168 of the Linux kernel, Firefox 4.0, KDE 4.5.5, Xfce 4.6.2, and updated versions of the Slackware package management tools. The Slackware installer has been improved.
Among the many program updates and distribution enhancements, you'll find better support for RAID, LVM, and cryptsetup; a network capable (FTP and HTTP, not only NFS) installer; and the inclusion of Xfce 4.4.2 and KDE 3.5.9.
More recent packages have been included.
Slackware is the longest-running distribution of the Linux operating system. Slackware offers a stable and secure version of Linux that is perfect for home, office, or educational use. Slackware is easy for beginners to install, but contains all the advanced features required by the experienced UNIX power-user.