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Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring Alpha 2

Jan 20, 2009, 18:32 (1 Talkback[s])

"GNOME 2.25.4
"Also included is GNOME 2.25.4, the fourth pre-release of GNOME 2.26. Planned changes for GNOME 2.26 can be found here. Together with this new pre-release is new gtk+ 2.15.0.

"The newest beta of the upcoming Xfce 4.6 is also included. This page contains information on the changes, fixes and improvements to be found in version 4.6, including support for the freedesktop.org menu standard (which is used by Mandriva), a new configuration system along with several new settings applications, and a new audio mixer. As usual, Xfce can be installed on Mandriva Linux 2009 Spring Alpha 1 by installing the task-xfce package. A specific mention for Sion, a frontend to manage connections to remote filesystems using GIO/GVFS.

"Default light environment is now LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment) instead of icewm.

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