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diff --git a/libraries/VTK/README b/libraries/VTK/README
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@@ -10,6 +10,9 @@ interpreted programming languages.
Since version 8.1.0, VTK requires the qt5 package.
+Version 8.2.0 is the last VTK suitable for Slackware version 14.2 due to the age
+of some SL-14.2 support packages (ncluding, in particular, cmake).
Some optional additional packages, if detected during configuration, are used
in preference to versions provided in the source code. These packages, available
from SlackBuilds.org, are:
@@ -30,3 +33,7 @@ QT=yes|no (default: yes)
VTK is an optional dependency for the opencv SlackBuild. However since VTK-8.2.0,
it is not suitable as an optional dependency for opencv-legacy. The last suitable
version of VTK for building opencv-legacy is VTK-8.1.2.
+Due to unmet build requirements (in particular, required cmake version),
+8.2.0 is the last version of VTK which is suitable for Slackware 14.2.