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DistroWatch: Distributions, August 29, 2004

Aug 30, 2004, 05:00 (0 Talkback[s])


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Annvix 1.0 Alpha 2

"On the day of Linux's 13th birthday, I'd like to announce the release of Annvix 1.0-CURRENT alpha 2. Annvix 1.0-CURRENT alpha 2 finalizes our installation system with a new net-install ISO based on our 2.4 Linux kernel. It also provides support for RSBAC in the kernel, as well as a number of package updates..."

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Specifix Linux 0.6 (Alpha)

"The weekly snapshot of the distribution is now available. This build of the distribution uses Conary 0.8.0. As a result of the new changeset format, the ISO image is almost 60MB smaller than the 0.5 release, yet contains even more packages..."

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Damn Small Linux 0.8.0

"Change log for 0.8.0: updated kernel and modules; new boot floppy; new uci single file cloop extensions; call powerdown.sh from reboot; updated Xsnapshot; new xcuriser; updated myDSLgui; updated frugal_install; updated dsl-hdinstall..."

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Conectiva Live Snapshot 20040828

"We are proud to announce the first 'clive' snapshot, our development branch of Conectiva Linux, in live CD. Starring in this release: full final KDE 3.3, kernel 2.6.9-rc1, NVIDIA native drivers. Our representatives at aKademy, Helio and Boiko, are already showing this live CD with full KDE 3.3 installation..."

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Austrumi 0.8.8

"Added gv--a PostScript and PDF previewer; added xwhois__an graphical whois client for the X; updated AbiWord, beaver, iptables, Opera, front end installer to hard disk (beta); updated kernel (; fixed same bugs..."

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Magic Linux 1.2 Beta 2

"Changes: the comeback of bootsplash, added GRUB menu for ease of maintenance, fix on configurations of alsa and X, fix on permissions of some devices for non-privileged users; upgrade of FreeType and fontconfig, new placement of Chinese fonts to be consistent with relevant standards, upgrade to KDE 3.3..."

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AGNULA/DeMuDi 1.2.0 RC 3

"The third release candidate of AGNULA/DeMuDI 1.2.0, the Debian-based GNU/Linux distribution for audio, has been released. As this release is going to be the final candidate for the 1.2.0, we would like to invite all the audio developers whose application is included to test the distribution and check that everything is OK with their software..."

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Navyn OS 2004.08

"[N]ew kernel; now Xorg instead XFree86;; completely rebuilt from scratch; added porthole, program with GUI for installing programs from portage; now there are 3 installers; you can choose which packages to install from CDROM to hard disk; new drivers for WiFi cards..."

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