This script is for Slackware 14.1 only and may be outdated.

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14.1 > Games > an (0.95_2)

an (Anagram Generator)

Generates anagrams for a phrase supplied by the user, the words used in
the anagram are taken from a specified dictionary which should contain
one word per line (default:/usr/share/dict/words).

On Slackware, /usr/share/dict/words comes from bsd-games, in y/ on the
install media.

an is a command-line program. If you'd like a GUI frontend also:

- Install the perl-tk package from
- Download from and
place it in the directory with the SlackBuild script
- Run the SlackBuild. anaffront will be part of the resulting package,
including an entry in KDE's K menu.
- See the author's site at for more
information about anaffront.

Maintained by: B. Watson
Keywords: anagram
ChangeLog: an


Source Downloads:
an_0.95-2.tar.gz (6e3e94e15efceca0d15267d5b462913e)

Download SlackBuild:
an.tar.gz.asc (FAQ)

(the SlackBuild does not include the source)

Validated for Slackware 14.1

See our HOWTO for instructions on how to use the contents of this repository.

Access to the repository is available via:
ftp git cgit http rsync

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