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The second alpha release of Mageia 3 is now available.
15 October 2012 - Mageia 3 - 5 Comments
Intel's open-source Linux graphics driver continues to be the most popular GPU driver on the Linux desktop.
14 October 2012 - Intel GPU Driver - 22 Comments
The latest monthly snapshot of the Arch Linux rolling release install meda is now using systemd rather than SysVinit for booting up the system.
8 October 2012 - systemd - 24 Comments
The first release of AppStream-Core is now available, which provides support for creating the AppStream database and accessing it via a GObject-based interface. This basically comes down to the simple creation of "Software Centers" for Linux.
3 October 2012 - Linux App Store - 14 Comments
Today's been quite a busy news day for a Friday, but it's not over yet. Slackware 14.0 was released today after being in development for more than one year.
28 September 2012 - Slackware - 5 Comments
The Gentoo-based Sabayon desktop has made the GNOME2-based MATE desktop available to its users, hardened its kernel server support, provides support for running in the Amazon EC2 cloud, and numerous other features.
15 September 2012 - Gentoo-Base - 7 Comments
The first alpha release for Mageia 3 is now available for testing.
8 September 2012 - Mageia 3 - 6 Comments
The interesting Genode OS framework project has released their 12.08 operating system with several new features.
23 August 2012 - NOVA Hypervisor
Following this weekend's news about Link-Time Optimization support for the Linux kernel, in the discussion that spawned, building the Linux kernel with the LLVM/Clang compiler was once again brought up.
20 August 2012 - Bug Items - 29 Comments
For those that haven't heard yet, the Arch Linux 2012.07.15 install media is available as a major installer update for this popular rolling-release Linux distribution.
24 July 2012 - Arch Linux - 35 Comments
The Gentoo-based Calculate Linux distribution is preparing to release version 12 of its desktop and server environment, but before that happens, they've put out a public beta for more widespread testing.
3 July 2012 - Calculate Linux
Early support for UEFI SecureBoot is now available via qemu-kvm for messing with this troublesome technology in a virtualized world.
27 June 2012 - UEFI - 17 Comments
Sabayon Linux 9 was released on Friday with a couple of key changes.
9 June 2012 - Sabayon Linux 9 - 1 Comment
Gentoo is one of the first Linux distributions to release a packaged installation for the Linux x32 architecture.
7 June 2012 - Linux x32 - 20 Comments
Genode OS, the popular open-source framework OS, released version 12.05 and it includes several new features like a brand new USB stack, support for the GCC tool-chain, and improved media support.
31 May 2012 - Genode OS - 14 Comments
The Kanotix team has released their 2012 updates from LinuxTag in Berlin.
26 May 2012 - Kanotix 2012 - 1 Comment
The second release of Mageia Linux is now available.
23 May 2012 - Mageia 2 - 11 Comments
As the latest path for the bumpy and long road of Mandrake/Mandriva Linux, the Mandriva Linux distribution has been turned over to the community.
18 May 2012 - Mandrake - 6 Comments
In some more non-Ubuntu news this week, the release candidate for Mageia 2 is now available. Rocks 5.5 and Rocks 6.0 was also released.
10 May 2012 - Distro Updates - 2 Comments
The third and final beta release of Mageia 2 Linux is now available.
19 April 2012 - Megia 2 Beta 3
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