Monthly Archives: April 2012

04/29 Salix 13.37-rc1 (Live MATE)

Salix OS is a Slackware-based Linux distribution that is simple, fast, easy to use and compatible with Slackware Linux. Optimised for desktop use, Salix OS features one application per task, custom package repositories, advanced package management with dependency support, localised … Continue reading

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04/29 Tails 0.11

The Amnesic Incognito Live System (Tails) is a Debian-based live CD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user. The product ships with several Internet applications, including web browser, IRC client, mail client and instant messenger, all … Continue reading

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04/30 samba 3.6.5

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

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04/30 ImageMagick 6.7.6-8

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

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04/30 scribus 1.4.1

Scribus: A desktop publishing program for Linux using the Qt library

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04/29 scim 1.4.13

SCIM: a smart common input method platform for Linux and UNIX

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 454

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Reviews: The new Calligra office suite News: Ubuntu’s "Quantal Quetzal", interviews with Jane Silber, Jono Bacon and Artyom Zorin, whither Mandriva, upgrading to Fedora 17, Haiku overview Questions and answers: Using native applications, a note … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Tails 0.11

Tails 0.11, a new version of the Debian-based live DVD designed for anonymous Internet surfing, has been released: "Tails (The Amnesic Incognito Live System), version 0.11, is out. All users must upgrade as soon as possible. Notable user-visible changes include: … Continue reading

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Development Release: ROSA 2012 RC

Konstantin Kochereshkin has announced the availability of the release candidate for ROSA 2012, a desktop distribution forked from Mandriva Linux and enhanced with a variety of innovative desktop utilities and applications: "ROSA company has finished formation of a package base … Continue reading

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04/28 ROSA 2012-rc

ROSA is a Russian company developing a variety of Linux-based solutions. Its flagship product, ROSA Desktop, is a Mandriva-based distribution featuring a highly customised KDE desktop and a number of modifications designed to enhance the user-friendliness of the working environment.

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