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Distribution Release: EuroLinux 9.0

Mar, 14/06/2022 - 16:37
EuroLinux is a clone of Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The project's latest release is EuroLinux 9.0 which will be supported through to June 2032. "We released version 9.0 of the EuroLinux operating system. It is compatible with the latest upstream release. This release focuses on providing improved default....

Distribution Release: Kaisen Linux 2.1

Mar, 14/06/2022 - 14:48
Kevin Chevreuil has announced the release of Kaisen Linux 2.1. Kaisen Linux is a rolling release, Debian-based desktop distribution. The project aims to be useful for IT professionals. The new release includes several technical changes and some visual ones. For instance, Kaisen 2.1 swaps out the default zsh....

Development Release: Oracle Linux 9.0 Developer Preview

Mar, 14/06/2022 - 02:55
Simon Coter has announced the availability of an initial development build of Oracle Linux 9.0, an enterprise-class Linux distribution that is binary-compatible with the recently-released Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9.0: "We are pleased to announce the availability of the Oracle Linux 9 Developer Preview release for the 64-bit....

Distribution Release: IPFire 2.27 Core 168

Lun, 13/06/2022 - 15:31
The IPFire team have published a new update to their security and firewall focused distribution. A key update affects the project's intrusion prevention system (IPS): "Stefan contributed a patch series for notably improving the IPS, particularly when it comes to handling of ruleset providers. While many of the....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 972

Lun, 13/06/2022 - 03:41
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Rolling Rhino RemixNews: SUSE team considers the future of SLE and Leap, Haiku porting more drivers, Tails improves Tor Connection AssistantSoftware review: SambaBox 4.1Released last week: openSUSE 15.4, EasyOS 4.0, MidnightBSD 2.2.0Torrent corner: Archcraft, openSUSEOpinion poll: A rolling edition of UbuntuNew distributions:....

Distribution Release: postmarketOS 22.06

Lun, 13/06/2022 - 01:16
postmarketOS is an Alpine-based Linux distribution for mobile devices. The project offers three mobile interfaces: Phosh, Plasma Mobile, and Simple Mobile X Interface (Sxmo). The project's latest release is version 22.06 which includes a handy upgrade feature. "First of all, we are happy to announce that one can....

Distribution Release: MakuluLinux 2022-06-10

Dom, 12/06/2022 - 16:25
MakuluLinux is a member of the Debian/Ubuntu family which is presented in a wide range of options, both free of charge and commercial. The project's latest release, MakuluLinux 2022-06-10 "Shift", presents a number of key features, including the ability to work with multiple package formats through one software....

BSD Release: MidnightBSD 2.2.0

Sab, 11/06/2022 - 05:11
Lucas Holt has announced the release of MidnightBSD 2.2.0, an updated version of the project's FreeBSD-derived operating system optimised for desktop use: "I am happy to announce the availability of MidnightBSD 2.2 for amd64 and i386 architectures. This release focused on updating third party software in the base....

Distribution Release: EasyOS 4.0

Gio, 09/06/2022 - 17:34
EasyOS is an experimental Linux distribution which uses many of the technologies and package formats pioneered by Puppy Linux. The project's new EasyOS 4.0 release makes adjustments to compression, structural changes to the system, and avoids writing data to the hard drive - normal system operations happen in....

Distribution Release: openSUSE 15.4

Mer, 08/06/2022 - 14:36
The openSUSE team has announced the launch of openSUSE 15.4 Leap, the latest version of their distribution which shares a package base with SUSE Linux Enterprise. One of the points of focus for the new version is easier access to media codecs and hardware drivers. "This version of....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 971

Lun, 06/06/2022 - 02:10
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: ChimeraOS 2022.01.03 and Lilidog 22.04News: NixOS adopts graphical installer, DragonFly BSD adds network interface descriptions, Ubuntu 21.10 nears end of life, Mint replaces Bluetooth softwareQuestions and answers: Changing a network interface's MAC addressReleased last week: NixOS 22.05, Linux Lite 6.0, Murena 1.0Torrent....

Distribution Release: deepin 20.6

Ven, 03/06/2022 - 02:36
deepin is a desktop distribution based on Debian and featuring the custom Deepin Desktop Environment. The project's latest release, deepin 20.6, features a number of updates to its software centre, disk partitioning, and search features. An English translation of the Chinese release announcement reads: "In deepin 20.6, we....

Distribution Release: Murena 1.0

Mer, 01/06/2022 - 00:23
The Murena project has published version 1.0 of its /e/OS operating system for mobile devices. The project includes a new application installer and a number of new improvements and features: "We are proud to deliver the /e/OS v1.0. Enjoy all the new features and improvements it embeds. We....

Distribution Release: Linux Lite 6.0

Mar, 31/05/2022 - 22:35
Jerry Bezencon has announced the release of Linux Lite 6.0. The distribution, which is geared toward providing a user friendly experience on an Ubuntu base, is focusing on bringing assistive technologies to users. "It's a well known fact that we target Windows users. Out of the box, Windows....

Distribution Release: NixOS 22.05

Lun, 30/05/2022 - 22:30
The NixOS team have announced the launch of NixOS 22.05, the latest version of their distribution which is built around the advanced Nix package manager. "A highlight of the release is Nix 2.8, which brings experimental flakes support for the default installed Nix version, along with tonnes of....

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 970

Lun, 30/05/2022 - 02:06
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Tails 5.0News: Linuxfx exposes user database, Ubuntu users seeing processes terminated, Budgie team plans future of their desktopQuestions and answers: Taking apart a Linux distroReleased last week: Alpine Linux 3.16.0, Clonezilla Live 3.0.0-26, AlmaLinux Os 9.0Torrent corner: KDE neon, TrisquelUpcoming releases: Tails....

Distribution Release: LXLE Focal

Ven, 27/05/2022 - 14:07
Ronnie Whisler has announced the release of a brand-new version of LXLE, a lightweight distribution based on Ubuntu and featuring the LXDE desktop. The new version is based on the long-term supported Ubuntu 20.04: "After many weeks of tweaks, adjustments and issues addressed, the final version of LXLE....

Distribution Release: AlmaLinux OS 9.0

Gio, 26/05/2022 - 18:50
The AlmaLinux OS team have announced the release of a new version of their Red Hat Enterprise Linux clone. The project published AlmaLinux OS 9.0 which includes support for four CPU architectures and runs version 5.14 of the Linux kernel. "The AlmaLinux OS foundation is proud to announce....

Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 3.0.0-26

Mar, 24/05/2022 - 17:10
Clonezilla Live is a Debian-based live CD containing Clonezilla, a partition and disk cloning software. The project's latest version, Clonezilla Live 3.0.0-26, is based on Debian's Unstable branch and includes version 5.17 of the Linux kernel. "The underlying GNU/Linux operating system has been upgraded. This release is based....

Distribution Release: Alpine Linux 3.16.0

Mar, 24/05/2022 - 02:49
The Alpine Linux is a lightweight distribution well suited to server and container workloads. The Alpine team have announced the first release of the 3.16 series. "We are pleased to announce the release of Alpine Linux 3.16.0, the first in the v3.16 stable series. Various improvements in the....