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authorJoe Rayhawk <jrayhawk@freedesktop.org>2013-05-17 22:51:43 -0700
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+You are advised to read the release notes for the version in question before using the software.
+
+**There is no guarantee of stability or forwards-compatibility between current and future releases. There is not much user documentation either.**
+
+If you need help, ask on the [[mailing list|Software/fprint/Mailing list]].
+
+
+## Source releases
+
+Source downloads can be found [[on freedesktop|http://people.freedesktop.org/~hadess/]]. Old source releases can be found [[on SourceForge|http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=208521]]. The [[Installation|Software/fprint/Installation]] page details how to install from source.
+
+
+## Distributions
+
+The [[Installation|Software/fprint/Installation]] page includes some troubleshooting questions applicable to all distributions.
+
+
+### Ubuntu
+
+The FPrint suite can be installed from the following PPA: [[https://launchpad.net/~fingerprint/+archive/fprint|https://launchpad.net/~fingerprint/+archive/fprint]]
+
+
+### Gentoo
+
+Wolfram Schlich maintains fprint ebuilds in the wschlich-testing overlay.
+
+You can get it by invoking:
+
+* layman -a wschlich-testing
+If you have no other overlays, add following line to your make.conf:
+
+* PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/portage/local/layman/wschlich-testing"
+Otherwise append "/usr/portage/local/layman/wschlich-testing" to PORTDIR_OVERLAY variable.
+
+
+### SuSE
+
+Georges A.K. builds OpenSuSE packages at [[http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/dgege/|http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/dgege/]]