Monthly Archives: March 2013

Development Release: Elive 2.1.33 (Unstable)

Elive 2.1.33, a new development built of the desktop Linux distribution that integrates Debian GNU/Linux with the Enlightenment window manager, has been released for testing: "The Elive Team is proud to announce the release of development version 2.1.33. This version … Continue reading

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03/28 Scientific 6.4

Scientific Linux is a recompiled Red Hat Enterprise Linux, co-developed by Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN). Although it aims to be fully compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, it also provides additional packages … Continue reading

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03/29 systemd 200

systemd: a system and service manager for Linux

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03/28 linux 3.8.5

Linux kernel: a UNIX clone written from scratch by Linus Torvalds

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Distribution Release: Scientific Linux 6.4

Pat Riehecky has announced the release of Scientific Linux 6.4, a distribution built from source package for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 and enhanced with software suitable for use in scientific and academic environments: "Scientific Linux 6.4 is officially released. … Continue reading

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03/28 Deepin 12.12-beta

Linux Deepin (formerly Hiweed GNU/Linux) is an easy-to-use Chinese distribution based on Ubuntu. Its features include pre-configured Chinese applications and tools, such as Chinese input method, the LibreOffice office suite, Chinese-English and English-Chinese dictionaries, and Chinese TrueType fonts. It also … Continue reading

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Development Release: Linux Deepin 12.12 Beta

Linux Deepin is one of the few distributions from China that exhibit new developments from time to time. Two months after its alpha version, Linux Deepin 12.12 beta was made available today. According to the release announcement (in Chinese), the … Continue reading

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03/27 SparkyLinux 2.1 (GameOver)

SparkyLinux is a lightweight, fast and simple Linux distribution designed for both old and new computers featuring customised Enlightenment and LXDE desktops. It has been built on the “testing” branch of Debian GNU/Linux.

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03/27 gnome-shell 3.8.0.1

GNOME Shell: a core user interface of the GNOME 3 desktop

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Distribution Release: SparkyLinux 2.1 "GameOver"

PaweĊ‚ Pijanowski has announced the release of SparkyLinux 2.1 "GameOver" edition, a Debian-based distribution with a customised LXDE desktop and a good collection of games: "Brand new, two-egged SparkyLinux 2.1 ‘GameOver’ is out. It’s the second, special edition of SparkyLinux … Continue reading

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