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OpenMandriva Adds F2FS Support

It's been a while since last having anything to report on with the OpenMandriva Linux distribution, but they wrote in today with news about adding Flash-Friendly File-System (F2FS) support.

27 April 2016 - OpenMandriva F2FS - 1 Comment
NixOS 16.03 Released

NixOS 16.03 is codenamed "Emu" and it's out today as the latest stable release of this interesting Linux distribution.

1 April 2016 - NixOS 16.03 - 6 Comments
Mageia 6 Finally Sees Its First Development Release

It's been a while since last having anything to report on the Mandrake/Mandriva-derived Mageia Linux distribution while this weekend they finally managed to put together their first development release of Mageia 6.

26 March 2016 - Mageia 6 Dev 1 - 4 Comments
Slackware 14.2 RC1 Arrives

Coming two months past the Slackware 14.2 beta is now the release candidate for this next major Linux distribution update.

18 March 2016 - Slackware 14.2 - 9 Comments
KaOS Offers A Nice KDE Linux Experience

One of the lesser known distributions requested for testing as part of our upcoming 10+ Linux distribution performance comparison was KaOS. KaOS is a Linux distribution built from scratch but does make use of Arch's Pacman.

6 March 2016 - KaOS - 10 Comments
Android-x86-Powered Remix OS Now In Beta

Last month was word of Android-x86 joining the company behind Remix OS, an Android-based OS designed for PCs and laptops. Out now is the Remix OS Beta that's leveraging the Android-x86 project.

3 March 2016 - Android-x86 OS - 17 Comments
A New Test Release For Android-x86 6.0

A new test release of Android-x86 6.0-Marshmallow is now available for those wanting to deploy the latest version of Android on their Intel/AMD hardware.

27 January 2016 - android-x86-6.0-20160127 - 3 Comments
Zenwalk 8.0 Linux Distribution Now In Beta

It's been a while since last having anything to report on with the Zenwalk Linux distribution originally derived from Slackware. However, I was pleasantly surprised to see this afternoon that Zenwalk 8.0 is now in beta.

25 January 2016 - Zenwalk 8.0 - Add A Comment

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