Distribution Release: SUSE Linux Enterprise 15

SUSE has announced the availability of a new version of the company’s SUSE Linux Enterprise distribution. The latest release is version 15 and includes a focus on lowering the barrier for transitioning between the openSUSE community distribution and SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE). “SUSE today launched…

Distribution Release: Guix System Distribution 0.15.0

Guix System Distribution (GuixSD) is a Linux-based, stateless operating system that is built around the GNU Guix package manager. The project’s latest release, version 0.15.0, includes improvements to the Guix package manager and expands support for ARM-powered devices, though ARM ports will need to be…

Distribution Release: AryaLinux 1.0

Chandrakant Singh has announced the release of AryaLinux 1.0, a source-based distribution built using the Linux From Scratch book, but with a Python-based package management utility, graphical installation tool and a customised GNOME 3.28 desktop: “We are proud to present AryaLinux 1.0 ‘Aranya’. This is…

Distribution Release: CentOS 6.10

CentOS is a Linux distribution based on the source code from Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The project’s latest version, CentOS 6.10, offers an update to the project’s 6.x series and includes mostly bug fixes along with a few minor upgrades. “We are pleased to announce…

Distribution Release: Pinguy OS 18.04

Pinguy OS is an Ubuntu-based distribution which offers a customized GNOME desktop environment intended to be easy to use for new Linux users. The project’s latest release, Pinguy OS is based on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, and includes GNOME 3.28. Support for 32-bit computer has been…

Distribution Release: Network Security Toolkit 28-10234

Network Security Toolkit (NST) is a bootable live disc based on the Fedora distribution. The toolkit was designed to provide easy access to best-of-breed open source network security applications. The project has released NST 28-10234 which is based on Fedora 28. The new version includes…

Distribution Release: SolydXK 201807

SolydXK is a Debian-based desktop distribution which is available in KDE Plasma and Xfce editions. The project’s latest release, SolydXK 201807, features a number of security enhancements, including the activation of AppArmor in the default configuration. The distribution’s release announcement reads: “The new 201807 ISOs…

Distribution Release: Redcore Linux 1806

Redcore Linux is a Gentoo-based distribution designed to be easy to set up for desktop use. It ships with the LXQt desktop environment and provides a repository of pre-built binary packages. The project’s latest snapshot, Redcore Linux 1806, includes many package upgrades from Gentoo along…

Distribution Release: Raspbian 2018-06-27

Simon Long has announced the availability of a new build of Raspbian, a Debian-based distribution for the Raspberry Pi single-board computers. The 2018-06-27 version brings a brand-new setup wizard, a Recommended Software utility and a much improved PDF viewer called qpdfView: “It’s time to release…

Distribution Release: Alpine Linux 3.8.0

Alpine Linux is a lightweight Linux distribution designed with performance and security in mind. The project’s latest release, Alpine Linux 3.8.0, includes support for Raspberry Pi 3computers and the 64-bit ARM (aarch64) architecture. The distribution has also added support for the Crystal language. The release…