Distribution Release: elementary OS 5.0

elementary OS is an Ubuntu-based distribution which features the Pantheon desktop environment and a custom application store. The project’s latest stable release is elementary OS 5.0 “Juno”. There are several new improvements to the desktop, file manager and software centre in the new version: “We’re happy to debut….

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Distribution Release: IPFire 2.21 Core 124

IPFire is a Linux distribution for firewalls which offers a range of security tools and is designed to be easy to set up. The distribution’s developers have released IPFire 2.21 Core Update 124 that features kernel and network hardening for improved security. “We have updated the Linux kernel….

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 785

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Reborn OS 2018.09.09 and Nitrux 1.0.15News: feren OS experiments with Plasma edition, Linux kernel patch may offer 20% power savings, Linux-based firmwareQuestions and answers: Reasons to try BSD, swapping hard drivesReleased last week: Proxmox 5.1 “Mail Gateway”, UBports 16.04 OTA-5, MidnightBSD 1.0Torrent….

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Distribution Release: KaOS 2018.10

KaOS is a rolling release, desktop Linux distribution that features the latest version of the KDE desktop environment. The project’s newest snapshot, KaOS 2018.10, features KDE Plasma 5.14.0 and offers improvements to Croeso, a welcome screen that helps customize the operating system when the user first logs in…..

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BSD Release: MidnightBSD 1.0

Lucas Holt has announced the availability of MidnightBSD 1.0, a new stable release of the project’s FreeBSD-derived operating system with a goal to create an easy-to-use desktop environment with graphical ports management and system configuration: “I’m happy to announce the availability of MidnightBSD 1.0 for amd64 and i386…..

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Distribution Release: UBports 16.04 OTA-5

The UBports project maintains a community-developed continuation of Canonical’s Ubuntu Touch operating system for mobile devices. The UBports team has published a new update, based on Ubuntu 16.04. The new release, UBports 16.04 OTA-5, includes several bug and stability improvements. The update also features a new web browser…..

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Distribution Release: Proxmox 5.1 “Mail Gateway”

Proxmox is a commercial company which offers specialized products based on Debian. The company recently launched Proxmox Mail Gateway version 5.1 based on Debian 9 “Stretch”. “Proxmox Mail Gateway 5.1 comes with Debian security updates, new features, bug fixes, and GUI improvements: The new Transport Layer Security (TLS)….

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Development Release: VyOS 1.2.0 RC1

Daniil Baturin has announced the availability of the first release candidate for VyOS 1.2.0, a Debian-based distribution for firewalls and routers launched in 2013 as a fork of the abandoned Vyatta distribution. The new version is still based on Debian 8 “Jessie” and is available for 64-bit systems….

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 784

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Hamara 2.1News: Fedora testers talk about proposed suspend behaviour, UBports gains VoIP app, Debian’s roadmap to BusterQuestions and answers: Improving manual pages, advantages of Flatpak/SnapReleased last week: Linux Kodachi 4.0, antiX 17.2, Mageia 6.1, NixOS 18.09Torrent corner: 4MLinux, Antergos, antiX, Archman, Artix,….

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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 fixes. The release….

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