Monthly Archives: May 2012

Distribution Release: Clonezilla Live 1.2.12-60

Steven Shiau has announced the release of Clonezilla Live 1.2.12-60, a new stable version of the specialist Debian-based live CD with free disk cloning software: "This release of Clonezilla live (1.2.12-60) includes major enhancements and minor bug fixes. Enhancements and … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: KNOPPIX 7.0.1

Klaus Knopper has announced the release of KNOPPIX 7.0.1, a major new update to the project’s Debian-based live DVD consisting of a representative collection of GNU/Linux software and automatic hardware detection: "Version 7.0.1 of KNOPPIX is based on the usual … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Grml 2012.05

Michael Prokop has announced the release of Grml 2012.05, a Debian-based live CD designed for system administrators and users of text tools: "We just released Grml 2012.05 ‘Ponyhof’. Thanks for all the feedback we received for our 2011.12 release, we … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Fedora 17

Robyn Bergeron has announced the release of Fedora 17, the latest stable version of the Red Hat-sponsored community distribution of Linux: "The ‘Beefy Miracle’ hath arrived. We believe this is the beefiest release ever – chock full of features to … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Caixa Mágica 18

Caixa Mágica 18, a Portuguese Linux distribution for desktops and servers based on Ubuntu, has been released. Caixa Mágica 18 is a long-term support release which guarantees that it will receive security updates for the period of five years. Four … Continue reading

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05/28 antiX M12-pre-final

antiX is a fast, lightweight and easy-to-install linux live CD distribution based on MEPIS and Debian’s testing branch for Intel/AMD x86-compatible systems. antiX offers users the “Magic of MEPIS” in an environment suitable for old computers. The goal of antiX … Continue reading

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05/27 Bridge 2012.5

Bridge Linux is an Arch Linux derivative that includes a GUI and standard applications. It comes in four separate editions with a choice of GNOME, KDE, LXDE or Xfce desktops.

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 458

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Reviews: First impressions of SolusOS 1 "Eveline" News: Linux kernel 3.4, EDE 2.0 released, new KDE partnership Questions and Answers: Encrypting one’s home folder Released last week: Linux Mint 13, Mageia 2, siduction 12.1 Upcoming … Continue reading

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Development Release: antiX M12 Pre-Final

A pre-final build of antiX M12, a fast and lightweight Linux distribution for old computers, is available for final testing: "Twelve months on from the release of antiX M11, we now make available for testing our antiX M12 series. Three … Continue reading

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Distribution Release: Bridge Linux 2012.5

Dalton Miller has announced the release of Bridge Linux 2012.5, a desktop-oriented distribution based on Arch Linux: "In this version, we have something very exciting. We are the first Arch-based distro to support (U)EFI out of the box. The 64-bit … Continue reading

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