The community tool compat32pkg was written for that purpose.
Those of you who thought Slackware was calmly drifting toward another stable release, will have to brace themselves for a round of fun and thorough testing.
Whereas, rpi-update takes away that control and does what it's programmed to do, which is; upgrade the boot firmware, kernel, and kernel modules, after backing up any existing files.When upgrading your slackware-current please note that several packages have been added, and others have been removed! Org no longer uses HAL, my old method of configuring the Track Point in a file “/etc/hal/fdi/policy/11-x11-trackpoint.fdi” no longer works. Org uses a configuration directory “/etc/X11/d/” where you can add configuration files for your hardware.If you are using those you installed yourself before hitting the “OK” button! You’ll see the similarities; my old HAL file looks like this: Section "Input Class" Identifier "Trackpoint Wheel Emulation" Match Product "TPPS/2 IBM Track Point|Dual Point Stick|Synaptics Inc.Second, we have the normal states, in which the different packages should normally be.A package is in this state when it’s present in a remote tree and it wasn’t present before.