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Stampede Linux Package Format Specification

Jacob Moorman (Marble Horse Free Software Group)

Version 5a draft (15 April, 2000 7:30AM EST)

This specification document includes information regarding version 5a of the Stampede Linux Package format (SLPv5a), a backward-compatible enhancement to the version 5 Stampede Linux Package format, providing advanced features and an enhanced operating framework.

1. General Overview

2. Document Notes

3. Introduction to Software Distribution

4. SLP File Format Description

5. SLP Identification, Dependency, and Security Mechanisms

6. SLP Package Management Systems

7. SLP Header Data Structure

8. SLP-format Package Management System Reference Implementation

9. GNU Free Documentation License

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