Distribution Release: NuTyX 10.4

NuTyX is a French Linux distribution (with multi-language support) built from Linux From Scratch and Beyond Linux From Scratch, with a custom package manager called “cards”. The distribution’s latest release is NuTyX 10.4 and ships with updated versions of the cards package manager, the Linux…

Distribution Release: Emmabuntus 9-1.03

Emmabuntüs is a desktop Linux distribution designed to be user friendly and to work well on older computers. The distribution’s latest release, Emmabuntus 9-1.03, is based on Debian 9. The new version includes Flatpak support, a Steam installation script (for the 64-bit build) and several…

Distribution Release: Calculate Linux 18

Alexander Tratsevskiy has announced the release of Calculate Linux 18, a major update of the project’s Gentoo-based, rolling-release distribution set available for both x86_64 and i686 systems, in several desktop variants. This release features the very latest 4.18 Linux kernel and the much improved Calculate…

Distribution Release: Mageia 6.1

Donald Stewart has announced the release of Mageia 6.1, an updated build of the desktop-oriented Linux distribution which was launched in 2010 as a fork of the defunct Mandriva Linux. The new version represents the accumulation of all software updates since the release of Mageia…

Distribution Release: antiX 17.2

antiX is a lightweight Linux distribution based on Debian. The antiX project has released a minor update, antiX 17.2, which includes various updates and bug fixes for the 17.x series. “antiX-17.2 (Helen Keller) released. This is primarily a point-release upgrade of antiX-17.1 (Heather Heyer) with…

Distribution Release: Linux Kodachi 4.0

Warith Al Maawali has announced the release of Linux Kodachi 4.0, a new version of the Debian-based distribution and live DVD with focus on security, privacy and anonymity on the internet. This is the project’s first release based on Debian 9 “Stretch”; besides the updated…

Development Release: Linux Lite 4.2 Beta

Jerry Bezencon has announced that the initial beta build of the upcoming Linux Lite 4.2, a beginner-friendly desktop distribution based on Ubuntu, is now ready for download and testing: “Linux Lite 4.2 beta is now available for testing. This release has a number of minor…

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 782

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Bodhi Linux 5.0.0News: elementary OS developers answer questions, Solus publishes ISO update, UBports invites user feedback, Linux Torvalds plans temporary vacation from kernel development, pfSense 2.3.x nears its end of lifeReview: Elive 3.0.0Released last week: SparkyLinux 5.5, Quirky 8.7.1Torrent…

Distribution Release: Quirky 8.7.1

Barry Kauler has announced the availability of a new version of Quirky, a lightweight Linux distribution and sister project to Puppy Linux. The new version changes the base packages of the distribution from Ubuntu 16.04 to 18.04. “The transition has been made to building with…

Development Release: elementary OS 5.0 Beta 2

Cody Garver has announced the availability of the second beta release of elementary OS 5.0, a desktop Linux distribution based on Ubuntu and featuring a custom desktop environment called Pantheon: “It’s that time again: another beta release. Since beta 1, we’ve fixed over 200 issues…