Shortly after Beta 3, the Xfce developers are pleased to announce the first Release Candidate for Xfce 4.6. If no serious bugs are found, this is going to be the state of the final release (plus translation updates). This Release Candidate is the first 4.6 release that comes with graphical installers for the main components and goodies.
Linux Mint 5.0 Elyssa was released. This distribution is based on Ubuntu so it’s closely following the Ubuntu stage. Linux Mint 5.0 Elyssa is based on Ubuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron.The benefits of Linux Mint:– Audio and Video codecs– Java, RAR, Real Player, Flash included– many non open source VGA drivers WiFi and modems– Bunch of […]
Linux 2.6.29 kernel released on 23 March, 2009. Summary: Linux 2.6.29 adds kernel based graphic mode setting, WiMAX support, Access Point support in the wifi stack, the inclusion of the btrfs and squashfs filesystems, ecryptfs filename encryption, ext4 no journaling mode, ocfs2 metadata checksums, a more scalable RCU implementation, filesystem freeze support, swap management in […]