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Distribution Release: GoboLinux 016.01

Mer, 05/04/2017 - 06:38
Lucas Villa Real has announced the release of GoboLinux 016.01, an updated build of the project's independently-developed distribution with a custom file system hierarchy: "We are pleased to announce GoboLinux 016.01 after roughly 3.5 months since the release of 016. While it features some essential package upgrades, this....

Development Release: Fedora 26 Alpha

Mar, 04/04/2017 - 16:41
The Fedora project has announced the availability of an early development release of Fedora 26. The new development snapshot, Fedora 26 Alpha, includes GNOME 3.24, a preview of version 7 of the GNU Compiler and Python 3.6. "The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of....

Distribution Release: Vine Linux 6.5

Lun, 03/04/2017 - 12:34
Daisuke Suzuki has announced the release of a new version of Vine Linux, a general-purpose Japanese Linux distribution with RPM package management. Code-named "Poupille", Vine Linux 6.5 upgrades the Linux kernel to the long-term supported 4.4 branch and provides updates to many popular applications, but it continues to....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 706

Lun, 03/04/2017 - 02:06
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Super Grub2 DiskNews: Snap packages of deepin applications, Subgraph OS routes a single application's traffic through VPN, Linux Mint announcementsTips and tricks: Advanced file systems, network traffic, running a script at login/logoutReleased last week: DragonFly BSD 4.8.0, NixOS 17.03, Linux Lite 3.4Torrent....

Distribution Release: Netrunner 17.03

Sab, 01/04/2017 - 00:56
Netrunner is a Debian-based Linux distribution which features a customized KDE Plasma desktop environment. The Netrunner project has announced the release of an update to their distribution, Netrunner 17.03 "Cyclotron". The new release features KDE's Plasma 5.9 desktop, version 4.9.0 of the Linux kernel and the extended support....

Distribution Release: NixOS 17.03

Ven, 31/03/2017 - 20:58
NixOS is an independently developed Linux distribution which uses the Nix package manager to handle packages and system configuration. NixOS offers many advanced package management features, including roll backs and atomic package operations. The project's latest release, NixOS 17.03, ships with the KDE Plasma 5 desktop environment which....

Distribution Release: Linux Lite 3.4

Ven, 31/03/2017 - 14:56
Jerry Bezencon has announced the release of a new version of Linux Lite, a beginner friendly distribution based on Ubuntu. The new version, Linux Lite 3.4, makes it easier to schedule software updates, install third-party drivers and create a restore point for the operating system. "Linux Lite 3.4....

Distribution Release: Oracle Linux 6.9

Mer, 29/03/2017 - 00:48
Oracle has announced the release of an update to the company's Oracle Linux 6 distribution. The new version, Oracle Linux 6 Update 9, includes multiple updated kernels, including two new "Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel" packages and a "Red Hat Compatible Kernel" package. The new update to the 6.x series....

BSD Release: DragonFly BSD 4.8.0

Lun, 27/03/2017 - 22:32
The DragonFly BSD operating system is a former fork of FreeBSD which is now independently developed. DragonFly BSD is well known for its performance and advanced HAMMER file system. The project's latest release, DragonFly BSD 4.8.0, supports booting on UEFI-enabled computers, improves kernel performance and includes updated Intel....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 705

Lun, 27/03/2017 - 02:22
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Minimal Linux LiveNews: New KaOS features, Uplos32 forked from PCLinuxOS, openSUSE 42.1 approaches its end of lifeQuestions and answers: Sharing control of the operating systemReleased last week: Emmabuntus 8-1.02, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9, ExTiX 17.2Torrent corner: 4MLinux, Clonezilla, Emmabuntus, ExTiX, ....

Development Release: Proxmox 5.0 Beta 1 "Virtual Environment"

Sab, 25/03/2017 - 17:07
Proxmox Virtual Environment (VE) is a Debian-based commercial distribution for running containers and virtual appliances. The Proxmox company has announced the release of a new development snapshot for the distribution, Proxmox 5.0 Beta 1 "Virtual Environment", which is based on Debian 9 "Stretch". "We are proud to announce....

Distribution Release: Plamo Linux 6.2

Sab, 25/03/2017 - 03:06
Plamo Linux, which was launched back in 1997 as a Japanese language extension for Slackware Linux, is one of the world's oldest surviving distributions of Linux. Its development continues two decades later with the release of version 6.2. Originally tagged at the Open Source Conference (OSC) Tokyo Spring....

Development Release: NuTyX 9.0 RC1

Ven, 24/03/2017 - 14:11
Thierry Nuttens has announced the launch of a new release candidate for the NuTyX distribution, version 9.0. NuTyX is a Linux distribution built from Linux From Scratch and Beyond Linux From Scratch which features a custom package manager called "cards". The new development snapshot features support for booting....

Development Release: deepin 15.4 RC

Ven, 24/03/2017 - 06:00
Nearly a month after the last development build, the deepin team has announced the availability of the release candidate for the upcoming deepin 15.4, a Debian-based desktop Linux distribution featuring Deepin Desktop Environment as well as a range of custom applications and usability improvements: "After the public test....

Development Release: Ubuntu 17.04 Beta 2

Ven, 24/03/2017 - 01:03
Adam Conrad has announced the availability of a new development release for Ubuntu and the project's many community flavours. The snapshot, Ubuntu 17.04 beta 2, features up-to-date software packages and it also introduces installation media for the latest community member, Ubuntu Budgie. "The Ubuntu team is pleased....

Distribution Release: Rockstor 3.9.0

Mer, 22/03/2017 - 18:43
Rockstor is a CentOS-based Linux distribution designed for Network Attached Storage (NAS) and private cloud storage solutions. The Rockstor team have announced the release of a new version of their distribution, Rockstor 3.9.0. The new release mostly focuses on bug fixes and improving existing features. "We've just wrapped....

Distribution Release: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9

Mer, 22/03/2017 - 01:30
Red Hat has announced the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 6.9, the latest version of the distribution's legacy branch which was originally launched in November 2010 and which will be supported with security updates until late 2020: "Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 delivers new hardware support....

Distribution Release: ExTiX 17.2

Mar, 21/03/2017 - 02:30
ExTiX is a desktop Linux distribution based on Ubuntu which features alternative desktop environments. The project's latest release, ExTiX 17.2 features the lightweight LXQt 0.10.0 desktop environment and provides version 4.10 of the Linux kernel. "News about ExTiX 17.2 build 170320 with the LXQt desktop environment: 1. ExTiX....

Distribution Release: Emmabuntus 8-1.02

Lun, 20/03/2017 - 23:33
The Emmabuntus project has announced the release of a stable version of the distribution's Debian Edition. The new release is based on Debian 8.7 and features the Xfce desktop environment. The new Debian Edition of Emmabuntus uses the Lilo search engine by default and includes support for running....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 704

Lun, 20/03/2017 - 02:09
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: ToaruOS 1.0.4News: Mint publishes updated install media, Debian packages Android SDK and starts Project Leader election, Ubuntu 12.04 reaches its end of life, fixing an expired MX Linux signatureMyths and misunderstandings: Linux Mint's security recordReleased last week: Porteus Kiosk 4.3.0, Chakra GNU/Linux....