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PolishLinux: Review: Frugalware 0.5 (Siwenna)

Oct 20, 2006, 07:30 (0 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Borys Musielak for this link. ]

"Frugalware is an independent GNU/Linux distribution similar to Slackware, aiming at simplicity, speed and multimedia support. It features a wide software repository, managed by Pacman from Archlinux, which resolves dependencies and makes system updates easy. I'm going to walk you through the process of installing and configuring the latest version (0.5) of this outstanding OS.

"Frugalware development is divided into two branches--current and stable. In current, the packages are updated regularly, as the new versions of programs appear. There are new updates available almost every day..."

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