Monthly Archives: January 2012

Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 1.2.12-10

Steven Shiau has announced the release of Clonezilla Live 1.2.12-10, a new stable version of the project’s utility live CD designed for disk cloning tasks: “This release of Clonezilla Live (1.2.12-10) includes major enhancements and major bug fixes: the underlying … Continue reading

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 441

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Reviews: PC-BSD 9.0 “Isotope” News: Ubuntu’s HUD, Linux Mint’s Cinnamon, Arch Linux for hardcore users Statistics: OSDisc.com sales in 2010 and 2011 Questions and answers: AppArmor, home movies, tabs in Vim, syntax highlighting Released last … Continue reading

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01/30 Frugalware 1.6-rc2

Frugalware Linux is an independently developed general purpose desktop Linux distribution designed for intermediate users. It follows simple Slackware-like design concepts and includes the “pacman” package management utility from Arch Linux.

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01/28 VectorLinux 7.0-beta3 (Light)

VectorLinux is a small, fast, Intel based Linux operating system for PC style computers. The creators of VectorLinux had a single credo: keep it simple, keep it small and let the end user decide what their operating system is going … Continue reading

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01/28 Tiny Core 4.3-rc1

Tiny Core Linux is a 10 MB graphical Linux desktop. It is based on a recent Linux kernel, BusyBox, Tiny X, Fltk, and Flwm. The core runs entirely in memory and boots very quickly. The user has complete control over … Continue reading

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01/29 samba 3.6.3

Samba: a free software re-implementation of SMB/CIFS networking protocol

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01/29 udev 180

udev: provides a dynamic /dev directory and persistent device names

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01/28 ImageMagick 6.7.5-0

ImageMagick: a software suite to create, edit, and compose bitmap images

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Development Release: Frugalware Linux 1.6 RC2

Mikl√≥s Vajna has announced the availability of the second and final release candidate for Frugalware Linux 1.6, a general-purpose distribution designed for intermediate and advanced Linux users: “Frugalware 1.6rc2 ‘Fermus’ released. The Frugalware developer team is pleased to announce the … Continue reading

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01/28 Blankon 8.0-alpha3

BlankOn is an Ubuntu-based distribution developed by the Indonesian Linux Mover Foundation and BlankOn developer team. It is an Indonesian distribution that includes a variety of software that is widely used by consumers in general, such as office programs, financial … Continue reading

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