PinguyOS is for people that have never used Linux before or for people that just want an out-of-the-box working OS without doing all the tweaks and enhancements that everyone seems to do when installing a fresh copy of Ubuntu or other Linux based Distro’s.
Few days ago xfce4.8 was released, this new release comes with many new features and improvements, Xfce users are now able to browse remote shares using a variety of protocols (SFTP, SMB, FTP and many more), panel application has been rewrittenthereby improving positioning, transparency, item and launcher management.
Few days ago was released Y PPA Manager 0.5, this great tool comes with some important new features: A GUI for settings, a repositories backup/restore feature, and an option to scan and remove duplicate PPAs, this last one only works for PPAs which are in separate .list files; it doesn’t work if you add the […]
Few weeks ago we did show you apt-fast, a little shellscript that increases the speed of apt-get by many times. Thanks to sourceslist Team , apt-fast got an interface named 1blink-updater to simply install apt-fast, to integrate it with Synaptic and to perform updates.
Mandriva 2010.2 is an incremental update on top of Mandriva 2010.1, incorporating all the security and bugfix updates since its release.some of these packages were updated more than once (for example, firefox and thunderbird went through several releases since 2010.1). Find in this post some screenshots from this new update release.
Clement Lefebvre has announced the availability of a new build of the “Debian” edition of Linux Mint, a rolling-release distribution based on Debian’s “Testing” branch, this build got all Mint 10 features; 64-bit support; performance boost (using cgroup, the notorious ’4 lines of code better than 200′ in user-space); installer improvements (multiple HDDs, GRUB install […]
OpenSUSE project released the fourth of six milestones in the development of openSUSE 11.4. Milestone 4 (M4) brings a wide range of updates, both major and minor. Kernel 2.6.37rc3 is the basis of M4, including the famous “200 line” per tty task groups patch to improve desktop interactivity, and featuring the removal of the so-called […]