DistroWatch: Distributions, June 6, 2004
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"Re-labelling of the last 0.4.9.* release as the actual 0.5
release. No real showstoppers have appeared, so 0.4.9.6 will now
also be known as 0.5 while work on the next round (0.5.9.*)..."
"1.1: harddisk installer works now; cleanup; new Kernel: 2.6.6
(vanilla from kernel.org + KNOPPIX patch + bootsplash); use ALSA
for sound; added X-CD-Roast, CUPS, Abiword, Dlume, Captive; updated
a lot of packages..."
Lycoris Desktop/LX 1.4
"What is Desktop/LX 1.4 going to be like? Desktop powered by KDE
3.2.2; new kernel supports even more hardware; More high-quality
Bitstream fonts; new splash screens; better support for today's
Feather Linux 0.5
"Feather is now based on Knoppix 3.4, and thus many improvements
have been made. MADWIFI, prism54 and speedtouch drivers are now
included, and superior hardware support is found throughout..."
Guadalinex 2004 BETA 1
"GNOME updated to 2.6.1; the installation process has been
refined; the kernel now includes support for udev; more Nautilus
options; inclusion of the latest version of Gnopernicus..."
Gibraltar Firewall 2.0
"Version 2.0, published 2004-06-04. Many changes in the web
interface: new configuration modules, enhanced usability and new
features in existing modules. It also has a new license format, but
version 1 licenses are still accepted..."
"We are pleased to introduce GoboLinux 011, the new major
release of GoboLinux, the alternative Linux distribution. This
release features the introduction of 'Compile', a new source-based
Linux From Scratch 5.1.1
"The Linux From Scratch community is proud to announce the
release of LFS-5.1.1 and BLFS-5.1. The LFS patch release contains
fixes for several release-process related problems that were
reported shortly after the LFS-5.1 release..."
PCLinuxOS Preview 7
"KDE 3.2.2 is the default window manager with Fluxbox as an
alternative for low end machines. GNOME 2.6 is available via
synaptic after hard drive install. The live CD is based on a stable