slapt-get finds no packages

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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, After installing successfuly Slackware 14, I wish to use slapt-get as the main package tool. I have added a repository from salix OS in the sources. However, when I search for a package or try to install one (for example MATE: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ckware-938148/ ), it responds by saying that such package don't exist in package_data Have I misconfigured something? Here is /etc/slapt-get/slapt-getrc : Code: # Working directory for local storage/cache. WORKINGDIR=/var/slapt-get # Exclude package names and expressions. # To exclude pre and beta packages, add this to the (HowTos)