The Road to Mageia 6 Linux Continues, Second Development Build Adds New Updates

By Softpedia News (Marius Nestor)

It’s been a little over eight months since the upcoming Mageia 6 Linux operating system got its first development build, and a new one is now available for early adopters and public testers with some of the latest GNU/Linux technologies and applications.

Before we delve into the new updates of the Mageia 6 Sta2 release, we’d like to tell you that the big news. Starting with this development build, you can now download a 32-bit variant of the OS with the lightweight Xfce desktop environment if you want to install Mageia 6 on computers from 10 years ago.

“We feel that the current lineup of ISOs covers everything that the previous one did, but also provides a lightweight alternative for older and less powerful systems, or for those that prefer a slimmer desktop environment,” reads today’s announcement. “With the new lineup, you can see that we still have great co… (read more)

From: Softpedia