Category: News

Distribution Release: CentOS 8.1.1911:

CentOS, which builds its distribution’s packages from upstream sources provided by Red Hat Enterprise Linux, has published a new release, CentOS 8.1.1911. The new version is derived from the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1 source code. “Release for CentOS Linux 8 (1911): We are pleased to announce the…. via News

Distribution Release: Linux Lite 4.8:

Jerry Bezencon has announced the release of Linux Lite 4.8, a new stable version of the project’s beginner-friendly distribution based on Ubuntu 18.04 and featuring the Xfce desktop: “Linux Lite 4.8 final is now available for download and installation. We would like to take this opportunity to welcome…. via News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 848:

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: elementary OS 5.1News: NetBSD expanding Wayland support, Fedora phasing out legacy Python packages, Ubuntu 19.04 nearing its end of lifeQuestions and answers: Accessing USB ports under WINEReleased in the past two weeks: Torrent corner: Archman, ArcoLinux, AryaLinux, Bluestar, EasyOS, Endless OS, IPFire,…. via News

Distribution Release: SuperGamer 5:

David Nickel has announced the release of SuperGamer 5, a brand-new version of the project’s Ubuntu-based distribution designed for gamers. Although the live image does not come with any pre-installed games, it includes scripts for downloading and installing a number of popular gaming platforms, such as Steam, Lutris…. via News

Development Release: OpenMandriva 4.1 Beta:

The OpenMandriva team has published a new development release, OpenMandriva 4.1 Beta. The new development snapshot offers an updated kernel, Clang as the default compiler, and a new version of the KDE Plasma desktop. “Major changes: The kernel has been updated to 5.4.7. Qt has been updated to…. via News

Distribution Release: AryaLinux 2.1:

AryaLinux is a source-based GNU/Linux distribution that has been put together using Linux From Scratch (LFS) as a guide. The AryaLinux distribution uses a source/ports style of package management and a custom package manager called ‘alps’. The distribution’s latest release, AryaLinux 2.1, is available in four desktop editions:…. via News

Distribution Release: IPFire 2.23 Core 139:

IPFire is a lightweight Linux distribution for use on network devices such as firewalls. The distribution is managed through a web interface for easier access. The project’s latest update is IPFire 2.23 Core Update 139 and the project’s release announcement provides an overview of available improvements: “It is…. via News

Distribution Release: Archman GNU/Linux 2020-01:

Demiray Muhterem has announced the release of Archman GNU/Linux 2020-01 “Xfce” edition, the latest stable build of the project’s Arch-based distribution featuring the Xfce desktop. This release introduces an alternative package installation program called tkPacman: “Archman Xfce 2020-01, code name ‘Lake Van’ stable release is ready to use….. via News

Distribution Release: Tails 4.2:

The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian-based live DVD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user. The project has released a new version of the distribution, Tails 4.2, which makes several improvements to the upgrade process: “We worked on important improvements to…. via News

Development Release: Project Trident Void Beta:

The Project Trident team have published their second development snapshot which uses Void as its base. Past versions of Project Trident have been based on TrueOS and this new beta snapshot expands the features Trident can provide on its new base. “What is new since the alpha image?…. via News