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DistroWatch: Distributions, September 19, 2004

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Specifix Linux 0.9 (Alpha)

"Yes, that's right, two ISO releases in one week. The major new addition in this release is GNOME 2.8. Also included for the first time are: dejagnu, expect, foomatic, jadetex, and net-snmp..."

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Lormalinux 5 Beta 2 (AMD64)

"Beta 2 of Lormalinux 5 for AMD64 is now available. Here are the major changes from beta 1: included Synaptic; added apt - a console version of Synaptic; included Mozilla Thunderbird mail client; included MPlayer to play your favorite movies..."

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UserLinux Desktop Live CD 0.2

"A Userlinux desktop live CD is available. This allows you to test and demo the system on any i386 PC without touching a hard disk. This system is somewhat lower performance than the hard disk version, simply because of the seek and access speed of a CD vs. a hard disk, and the fact that the filesystem is a RAM disk..."

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CCux Linux

"CCux Linux installer now supports the ReiserFS file system for installation; some new packages including kbarcode and foobilliard; existing packages got updated (like K3B 0.11.16)..."

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Vector Linux 4.3

"The Vector Linux team is proud to announce the release of Vector Linux 4.3. This small 326MB download provides you a complete and fast desktop solution, even suitable for older hardware. It features Kernel 2.6.7, support for ext2/3 and ReiserFS file systems, and XFce 4.0.6, Fluxbox and IceWM as window managers..."

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Hiweed Desktop 0.55 Beta 1

"This is a special version for the national day of China. The newest Debian installer is now used, the Linux kernel was upgraded from 2.4.26 to 2.6.8, and the Debian Sarge branch is used instead of Sid. SCIM was upgraded to 1.0 stable..."

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Feather Linux 0.5.9

"Changes from 0.5.8 to 0.5.9: added wmapm again; now both APM and ACPI dockapps are included; added reiserfsck; made dnsmasq.conf writable; reverted USB boot to previous settings - users whose systems cannot boot Feather will need minirt24.g..."

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