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[[Category: Applications]]
 
[[Category: Applications]]
  
==Description==
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== Description ==
 
Slack is a cloud-based set of proprietary team collaboration tools and services. Slack strives to be a flexible communication and collaboration platform for work, hobbyists, and other groups.  
 
Slack is a cloud-based set of proprietary team collaboration tools and services. Slack strives to be a flexible communication and collaboration platform for work, hobbyists, and other groups.  
  
==Installation==
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== Installation ==
 
Slack is available here: {{aur|slack-desktop}}. Install using your favorite AUR helper or with makepkg.  
 
Slack is available here: {{aur|slack-desktop}}. Install using your favorite AUR helper or with makepkg.  
  
==Glibc Incompatibility==
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== Glibc Incompatibility ==
 
There is an incompatibility with glibc-2.28 and the latest version of Slack. The solution is as follows:
 
There is an incompatibility with glibc-2.28 and the latest version of Slack. The solution is as follows:
  

Revision as of 19:50, 7 August 2018


Description

Slack is a cloud-based set of proprietary team collaboration tools and services. Slack strives to be a flexible communication and collaboration platform for work, hobbyists, and other groups.

Installation

Slack is available here: slack-desktopAUR. Install using your favorite AUR helper or with makepkg.

Glibc Incompatibility

There is an incompatibility with glibc-2.28 and the latest version of Slack. The solution is as follows:

Depends: patchelf

 #wget https://archive.archlinux.org/repos/2018/08/01/core/os/x86_64/glibc-2.27-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz -P /var/cache/pacman/pkg
 #mdkir /opt/glibc-2.27
 #bsdtar xf /var/cache/pacman/pkg/glibc-2.27-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz --cd /opt/glibc-2.27
 #patchelf --set-interpreter /opt/glibc-2.27/usr/lib/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2 --set-rpath \$ORIGIN:\$ORIGIN/lib/:/opt/glibc-2.27/usr/lib/ /usr/bin/slack