Tray notification applet for informing about package updates in Slackware
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SUN (Slackware Update Notifier) is a tray notification applet for informing about package updates in Slackware and CLI tool for monitoring upgraded packages.
Actually read the two dates of ChangeLog.txt files one the server and a local by counting how many packages have been upgraded, rebuilt or added.
Required root privileges $ tar xvf sun-1.3.5.tar.gz $ cd sun-1.3.5 $ ./install.sh Installed as Slackware package
$ sun help SUN (Slackware Update Notifier) - Version: 1.3.5 Usage: sun [OPTION] Optional arguments: help display this help and exit start start sun daemon stop stop sun daemon restart restart sun daemon check check for software updates status sun daemon status info os information $ sun start Starting SUN daemon: /usr/bin/sun_daemon & $ sun stop Stopping SUN daemon: /usr/bin/sun_daemon $ sun status SUN is not running $ sun check 3 software updates are available samba-4.1.17-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded. mozilla-firefox-31.5.0esr-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded. mozilla-thunderbird-31.5.0-x86_64-1_slack14.1.txz: Upgraded.
/etc/sun/sun.conf General configuration of sun
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