Purism’s Privacy-Focused Librem 5 Linux Phone Will Ship with GNOME 3.32 Desktop

GNOME developer Adrien Plazas, maintainer of the GNOME Games project, announced today that the upcoming Librem 5 Linux phone from Purism would ship with the GNOME 3.32 desktop environment by default.

GNOME 3.32 has recently entered development, and it will be the next major release of the popular desktop environment for Linux-based operating systems scheduled for release on March 13, 2019. According to Adrien Plazas, it will be the default UI for the Librem 5 Linux phone.

As such, the developer invites GNOME and GTK+ app developers to adapt their applications to work both on their favorite GNU/Linux distribution and on the upcoming Librem 5 Linux phone, which will use Purism’s Debian-based and security-oriented Pure OS operating system by default.

“We are early in the GNOME 3.32 release schedule and the Librem … (read more)

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