Distribution Release: NuTyX 10.2

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 project has released NuTyX 10.2 which includes several key package updates and improved support for EFI-enabled computers. “A…

Distribution Release: Kwort 4.3.3

Kwort is a CRUX-based Linux distribution that uses the GTK+ toolkit and the Openbox window manager. Its most prominent feature is a package manager, called kpkg, for retrieving packages. The Kwort distribution has published a new release, Kwort 4.3.3, which incldues two compilers and several…

Distribution Release: Greenie Linux 18.04

Greenie Linux is a Slovak desktop distribution based on Ubuntu MATE and optimised for users in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. The project’s latest version is Greenie Linux 18.04. “The new version of the Greenie operating system is here. Greenie 18.04 is based on Ubuntu…

Distribution Release: Scientific Linux 7.5

Scientific Linux is a distribution built by re-compiling the source code for Red Hat Enterprise Linux and providing some additional packages and features. The project has announced an update to the distribution’s 7.x series, Scientific Linux 7.5. The release announcement states: “Major differences from Scientific…

Development Release: TurnKey Linux 15.0 RC1

Jeremy Davis has announced the availability of the first release candidate for TurnKey Linux 15.0, an upcoming new build of the project’s set of virtual appliances designed for highly specialised severs: “It is with great pleasure that I announce the release of Core 15.0RC1 and…

Distribution Release: BunsenLabs Linux Helium

BunsenLabs Linux is a Debian-based distribution which features the Openbox window manager as the default graphical user interface. The project has released BunsenLabs Linux Helium, which is based on Debian 9 Stretch. “The visual appearance has been worked over with new GTK+ themes, the Paper…

Distribution Release: Kali Linux 2018.2

Kali Linux is a Debian-based distribution with a collection of security, penetration testing and forensics tools. The project’s latest release is Kali Linux 2018.2, which includes kernel updates and fixes for the Meltdown and Spectre CPU bugs. “This Kali release is the first to include…

Distribution Release: IPFire 2.19 Core 120

IPFire is a Linux distribution which focuses on security and is suited for being used as a firewall. Administration is handled through a web interface. The project has released a new update to its 2.19 series: IPFire 2.19 Core Update 120. The new version removes…

Distribution Release: Porteus 4.0

Jay Flood has announced the release of Porteus 4.0, a set of small, portable Linux distributions based on Slackware Linux (and an indirect continuation of the original Slax project which has since switched to the Debian base). Porteus provides separate live media for its seven…

Development Release: UBOS 14 Beta

UBOS is an Arch-based Linux distribution designed to greatly reduce the amount of time required to set up and maintain common network services. A new version, UBOS 14 Beta, of the minimal server distribution is available for testing. The new release offers a smoother backup…