Distribution Release: Endless OS 3.6.3
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 14, 2019 at 2:11 pm
The Endless OS team has published an update to their distribution's 3.6 series. The new update offers a few new key features to help the computer's owner lock down the system and also fixes some issues with booting and logging into the desktop. "Endless OS 3.6.3 was released....
Distribution Release: Manjaro Linux 18.1.0
by email@example.com on September 12, 2019 at 9:25 pm
The Manjaro Linux team has announced the release of Manjaro Linux 18.1.0. The new version includes a graphical front-end for managing Snap and Flatpak packages through a tool called "buah". This version also presents an install-time option to include LibreOffice or FreeOffice. "After six months of development, version....
Distribution Release: Funtoo Linux 1.4
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 12, 2019 at 6:07 am
Daniel Robbins has announced the release of Funtoo Linux 1.4, a source-based distribution created by the original founder of Gentoo Linux in 2009. This version is probably the last one in the 1.x series as the author of the announcements suggests that work on Funtoo Linux 2.0 will....
Distribution Release: OSGeoLive 13.0
by email@example.com on September 11, 2019 at 6:58 am
Astrid Emde has announced the release of OSGeoLive 13.0, an important new release from the project that develops a specialist Lubuntu-based distribution featuring a large collection of open-source geospatial software and free world maps: "Version 13.0 of the OSGeoLive GIS software collection has been released at the International....
Distribution Release: LXLE 18.04.3
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 9, 2019 at 7:34 am
Ronnie Whisler has announced the release of LXLE 18.04.3, a new version of the project's Lubuntu-based distribution targeting primarily older and low-specification desktop computers. This release brings various changes to the default application set, including a switch from LibreOffice to AbiWord/Gnumeric: "After many weeks of tweaks, adjustments and....
DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 831
by email@example.com on September 9, 2019 at 12:16 am
This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Adélie Linux 1.0 Beta News: Linux Mint team polishes system tray, PinePhone coming soon with Plasma Mobile and UBports, elementary OS gives a preview of desktop features, Manjaro takes "the next step" Tips and Tricks: Command line tips - using ffmpeg, awk....
Development Release: MX Linux 19 Beta 2.1
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm
The development of MX Linux 19 continues at a rapid pace as the second public beta enters the testing phase. This build, labelled as "beta 2.1", imports security fixes from the just-released Debian 10.1 and includes various usability improvements: "We are pleased to offer MX Linux 19 beta....
Distribution Release: Archman GNU/Linux 2019-09
by email@example.com on September 5, 2019 at 11:36 am
Archman GNU/Linux is an Arch Linux-based distribution featuring the Calamares system installer, Pamac package manager and a selection of pre-configured desktop environments. The just-released version 2019-09 comes with a customised Xfce 4.14: "In this release you will see a 70% centered panel at the bottom of the screen.....
Distribution Release: Tails 3.16
by firstname.lastname@example.org on September 4, 2019 at 11:38 pm
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 product ships with several Internet applications, including web browser, IRC client, mail client and instant messenger, all pre-configured with security in mind and with all....
Distribution Release: IPFire 2.23 Core 135
by email@example.com on September 4, 2019 at 9:15 pm
Michael Tremer has announced the available of a new release of IPFire, a Linux distribution often used on firewalls and routers. The distribution's latest release is IPFire 2.23 Core Update 135: "This is the official release announcement for IPFire 2.23 - Core Update 135, which is packed with....