PR: Terra Soft Ships Yellow Dog Linux 2.3
Jun 27, 2002, 11:00 (1 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
Loveland, Colorado -- 27 June 2002 -- Terra Soft Solutions, Inc.
officially announces the shipping of Yellow Dog Linux 2.3, the
latest update to the company's flagship product.
Yellow Dog Linux 2.3 offers the new KDE 3 desktop which provides
a number of high-tech features such as GUI 'translucency'--another
leap in the Linux user experience.
YDL 2.3 defaults to the CUPS print system: a simple, web-based
configuration tool for high-quality support for a wide-range of
In addition, YDL includes 'apt-get' to replace 'yup!' as a
simple, proven, automated update utility that enables the user to
keep their installed system current. apt-get provides intelligent,
automatic dependency handling to help reduce the hassles involved
in package management.
YDL 2.3 offers the following updates:
- kernel 2.4.19
- KDE 3.0.1
- OpenOffice 1.0
- CUPS print system
- apt-get for RPM
- Mozilla 0.9.9
- Galeon 1.2
- Evolution 1.0.5
- AbiWord 1.0.2
- Netatalk 126.96.36.199
- xmms-cdread plugin
YDL 2.3 is available now from Terra Soft's redesigned online