Category: DistroWatch.com: News

BSD Release: NomadBSD 1.3:

Marcel Kaiser has announced the release of NomadBSD 1.3, a new stable version of the project’s FreeBSD-based, desktop-oriented operating system featuring the Openbox window manager: “We are pleased to present the release of NomadBSD 1.3. Changes since 1.2: the base system has been changed to FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE-p1; due…. via DistroWatch.com: News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 844:

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Project Trident Void Alpha News: Debian releases alpha installer for “Bullseye”, SparkyLinux creates portable edition, Haiku improves hardware and filesystem support, OpenBSD publishes four new security errata, VPN hijacking vulnerability on Linux and BSD Questions and answers: Dealing with massive log files…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Development Release: Elive 3.8.1 (Beta):

Samuel F. Baggen has announced the availability of Elive 3.8.1, a new development snapshot of the project’s desktop-oriented distribution based on Debian 10 and featuring the Enlightenment 16 desktop. This is Elive’s first release labelled as “beta”: “The Elive team is proud to announce the release of the…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Development Release: Linux Mint 19.3 Beta:

The Linux Mint team has published a new beta version of the project’s upcoming 19.3 release. The beta offers a preview of some new features, including a more advanced System Reports tool which will try to proactively let the user know about potential problems: “You’ll notice something new…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Development Release: NetBSD 9.0 RC1:

Martin Husemann has announced the availability of the first release candidate for NetBSD 9.0. The new development snapshot features kernel address space layout randomization (ASLR), update ZFS support, and support for AArch64 processors. “Here are a few highlights of the new release: Support for Arm AArch64 (64-bit Armv8-A)…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Distribution Release: CAINE 11.0:

CAINE (Computer Aided INvestigative Environment) is an Ubuntu-based GNU/Linux live distribution created as a project of digital forensics. The project’s latest release, CAINE 11.0, is based on Ubuntu 18.04 and reportedly supports booting on UEFI, Secure Boot, and Legacy BIOS devices. Version 11.0 includes a Btrfs forensic tool…. via DistroWatch.com: News

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 843:

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Obarun 2019.11.02 and Bluestar 5.3.6News: New Snapcraft extension for KDE, Fedora plans to disable empty passwords, FreeBSD’s quarterly status report, Red Hat explains how to deal with bit rotQuestions and answers: Using special shell characters on the command lineReleased last week: KNOPPIX…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Distribution Release: Proxmox 6.1 “Mail Gateway”:

Proxmox is a commercial company which offers specialized products based on Debian. The company has launched Proxmox Mail Gateway version 6.1 which is based on Debian 10.2 “Buster”. The release announcement covers the highlights of the new version: “We are excited to announce the availability of Proxmox Mail…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Distribution Release: Kali Linux 2019.4:

Kali Linux is a Debian-based distribution that ships with a collection of security and forensics tools. The project’s latest version is Kali Linux 2019.4. The new release features Btrfs support during setup, a new theme, and a “Kali Undercover” mode which makes the distribution’s desktop resemble the Windows…. via DistroWatch.com: News

Distribution Release: LibreELEC 9.2.0:

LibreELEC is a minimal, Linux-based operating system which acts as a platform for the Kodi media centre. LibreELEC runs on multiple hardware architectures and is able to run on consumer desktop computers as well as single-board, ARM-powered machines. LibreELEC 9.2.0 improves driver support for web cameras, runs on…. via DistroWatch.com: News