Simplicity Linux Celebrates Its 7th Anniversary with the 16.01 Release, Giveaway

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

The developers of the Simplicity Linux computer operating system have had the great pleasure of announcing the release and immediate availability for download of Simplicity Linux 16.01.

Simplicity Linux is an open-source GNU/Linux distribution based on the LXPup OS and built around the lightweight LXDE desktop environment. The latest release, Simplicity Linux 16.01 comes as Desktop and Netbook flavors and includes the latest version of the Google Chrome web browser with the… (read more)

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Linux Lite 2.8 Officially Released, Dedicated to the Memory of Ian Murdock

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Jerry Bezencon was extremely proud to announce today, February 1, 2016, the release and immediate availability for download of his Ubuntu-based Linux Lite 2.8 computer operating system.

Linux Lite 2.8 is the last point release in the 2.0 series of the distribution, and it has been dedicated to the memory of Ian Murdock, the creator of the well-known Debian Project and the Debian GNU/Linux operating system, who sadly passed away on December 28, 2015. Linux Lite 2.8 is mostly… (read more)

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Linux Kernel 3.10.96 LTS Has Networking and Sound Enhancements, Updated Drivers

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

Renowned kernel maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman reports at the end of January the release and immediate availability for download of the ninety-sixth maintenance build of the Linux 3.10 long-term supported kernel series.

Looking at the appended shortlog for Linux 3.10.96, we can notice that the new point release changes a total of 56 files, with 333 insertions and 153 deletions, bringing various improvements for the PowerPC (PPC), x86, ARM64 (AArch64), OpenRISC, and MN10300 h… (read more)

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