Parted Magic 2016_10_18 Disk Partitioning Live CD Is Out with Nearly 800 Updates

Based on recent GNU/Linux and Open Source technologies, the Parted Magic 2016_10_18 release is here more than three months after the previous version, namely Parted Magic 2016_07_12, which introduced the GParted 0.26.1 partition editor, Linux 4.6.3 kernel, DDRescue-GUI 1.6 data recovery tool, and Mozilla Firefox 47.0.1 web browser, but also a bunch of other new and updated packages. Therefore, Parted Magic 2016_10_18 brings three month’s worth of updates and improvements, and, according to the official announcement, approximately 800 packages have been updated. Also, it looks like new artwork, including new desktop theme and icons, was implemented to spice things up a little bit for existing customers, as well as newcomers who decide to buy Parted Magic.