Latest news on Linux distributions and BSD projects




Technology → Linux
Tech → Linux
Tech → Linux


9.8 items/week

Distribution Release: RebeccaBlackOS 2016-02-08

RebeccaBlackOS is a distribution which provides live media that showcases Wayland running various desktop environments. The latest release of RebeccaBlackOS, version 2016-02-08, includes a number of changes. The Ubiquity system installer has been replaced by Calamares. The KDE Plasma desktop is now a session option and runs on....

Distribution Release: Raspbian 2016-02-03

Simon Long has announced the release of Raspbian 2016-02-03, the latest version of the project's Debian-based distribution for the ever so popular Raspberry Pi computer: "Some of you may have spotted that there is a new Raspbian release available for download. For most people, this is primarily about....

Development Release: Zenwalk Linux 8.0 Beta 2

Jean-Philippe Guillemin has announced the availability of the second beta build of Zenwalk Linux 8.0, a major new update of the project's Slackware-based distribution featuring the Xfce desktop: "Zenwalk 8.0 release is very close - beta 2 is ready now. Beta 2 fixes several minor bugs in Zenwalk's....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 647

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Tails 2.0News: Ubuntu considers dropping 32-bit media, KDE launches Neon, Manjaro unveils ARM support, FreeBSD releases quarterly report and developers debate serious UEFI bugBook review: Linux Phrasebook (Second Edition)Torrent corner: Clonezilla Live, Simplicity Linux, Zorin OSReleased last week: Simplicity 16.01, Zorin OS....

Distribution Release: Korora 23

After three months of beta testing, Korora 23 final is out. Korora is a Fedora-based distribution featuring many user-friendly enhancements as well as a choice of five desktop environments - Cinnamon, GNOME, KDE, MATE and Xfce. From the release announcement: "The Korora project has released version 23 (code....

Distribution Release: MakuluLinux 10 "Xfce"

Jacque Raymer has announced the release of MakuluLinux 10 "Xfce" edition, a new version of the project's Debian-based distribution for the desktop: "More than 12 months in the making, Makulu 10 Xfce does not disappoint. The focus on this build was stability, speed, social integration, key features that....

Development Release: FreeBSD 10.3-BETA1

Marius Strobl has announced the availability of the initial beta of FreeBSD 10.3: "The first beta build of the 10.3-RELEASE release cycle is now available." The release announcement provides little information about any new features other than the usual bug reporting and system upgrading notes: "If you notice....

Distribution Release: Android-x86 4.4-r5

Chih-Wei Huang has announced the release of Android-x86 4.4-r5, a bug-fix update of an earlier release to fix a "hazy fonts" issue found on some devices. Android-x86 is a project that ports Google's operating system for portable devices to standard desktop and laptop computers. From the release notes:....

Distribution Release: Scientific Linux 7.2

Pat Riehecky has announced the release of Scientific Linux 7.2, the latest stable version of the Red Hat-based distribution enhanced with scientific applications: "Scientific Linux 7.2 x86_64 released." Some of the changes in this version include: "yum-conf files pointing to non-base SL (such as EPEL, ELRepo, SL-Extras, SL-SoftwareCollections,....

Development Release: Slackware Linux 14.2 Beta 2

The second beta release of Slackware 14.2 is ready for testing: "Welcome to Slackware 14.2 beta 2. Getting closer." The above was published in Slackware's changelog earlier today, together with a note on the upgraded Linux kernel 4.4.1 and security updates to OpenSSL, PHP, Mozilla Firefox and xine-lib,....
© 2000-2016 ANNECA s.r.o., Klíšská 977/77, 400 01 Ústí nad Labem, Tel: +420 478571021, Email: info@pravednes.cz, Twitter: @pravednes