Configuring and using a generic kernel on EFI-based platforms with ELILO is pretty much an identical exercise to using LILO with legacy systems.
Slackware provides you with a mkinitrd generator script to assist in making an initrd image to boot your system.
See the Slapt-get page for an introduction to slapt-get and its functionality.
Prior to using slapt-get, you should really be familiar with proper usage of the native Slackware package management tools: As indicated in the link above, slapt-get is *not* a replacement for those utilities - it *uses* those utilities.
The Wiki’s virtual server had some serious stability issues last year, so it was replaced with a real-iron one with lots of CPU and bandwidth to spare.
The videos stop in the beginning and youtube says I need flash.
When it comes to Linux distributions, Slackware could well be called the archetype.
People whose computers have been in sync with slackware-current are in fact already running 14.2 at this moment.
CD and DVD masters have been sent to the replicators and official ISOs can be expected to show up on mirrors soon.