DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 781

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Linux Mint 3 Debian Edition (LMDE 3)News: Arch developers answer questions, a tutorial for getting around keyring password prompts, MX makes installing Flatpaks easier, next Mageia release to have fewer download optionsQuestions and answers: File systems for solid state…

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 776

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: NomadBSD 1.1News: Debian tackles bugs, openSUSE extends life of 42.3 release, update on the Librem 5 phone, NAS4Free renamed to XigmaNASQuestions and answers: Maximum storage limits on LinuxReleased last weekTorrent corner: 4MLinux, Antergos, AUSTRUMI, Bluestar, Container, ExTiX, StarOpinion poll:…

Development Release: Devuan 2.0.0 RC

Devuan is a fork of Debian which uses SysV init and OpenRC in place of the systemd init software. The Devuan project has published a new release candidate for the upcoming Devuan 2.0.0 milestone. “We are happy to announce that the Devuan 2.0 ASCII Release…

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 760

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Chakra GNU/Linux 2017.10News: The Debian 10 roadmap and Project Leader election, Netrunner publishes ARM edition, Slackware kicks off package rebuild, Microsoft develops its own Linux-based system for IoTQuestions and answers: Using systemd to hide filesReleased last week: Oracle Linux…

Distribution Release: Slax 9.4.0

Slax is a live Linux distribution based on Debian. The Slax project has published a new version, Slax 9.4.0, which contains mostly package updates and bug fixes imported from Debian. “This version incorporates all upstream improvements from Debian stable, adds several default applications and fixes…

Distribution Release: antiX 17.1

antiX is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Debian. The antiX project has released an update to the distribution’s 17 series, antiX 17.1, which features fixes for the Spectre and Meltdown CPU bugs. “So what has changed since antiX-17 release? New 4.9.87 patched for Meltdown/Spectre…

Distribution Release: MX Linux 17.1

The MX Linux project has announced the release of MX Linux 17.1, a desktop distribution based on Debian and featuring the Xfce desktop environment. This version delivers a recent Linux kernel, new and improved “MX apps” and updated applications, including Firefox 58 and LibreOffice 6:…

Distribution Release: Univention Corporate Server 4.3-0

Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is an enterprise-class distribution based on Debian GNU/Linux. The developers have published a new release, version UCS 4.3-0. The latest version is based on Debian 9 and now uses an unmodified Debian kernel. The distribution also features new Samba packages and…

Development Release: Devuan GNU+Linux 2.0.0 Beta

Devuan GNU+Linux is a fork of Debian which features the SysV init software instead of systemd. The Devuan team has announced the availability of a new development release which carries the codename ASCII: “The long-awaited release of Devuan 2.0 ASCII beta (minor planet number 3568)…

Distribution Release: Zevenet 5.0 “Community”

Zevenet is a load balancer and application delivery system based on Debian. The Zevenet team has announced the release of Zevenet 5.0 “Community” edition. The new version is based on Debian 9 Stretch and features the following changes: “A new web GUI frontend in Angular….