Debian 8.1 Brings Various Bug-Fixes To Jessie

Written by Michael Larabel in Debian on 7 June 2015 at 11:31 PM EDT. Add A Comment
The first stable point release to Debian 8 "Jessie" is now available.

Debian 8.1 Jessie was just released and it features various bug and security updates for the Debian package-set over what shipped with Debian 8.0 earlier this year. There's DTB additions for some ARM boards in the Debian-Installer, MATE Desktop updates, updated tzdata, and an assortment of other changes.

Debian users wishing to find out all of the details on the changed packages for Debian 8.1 can view the official release announcement on
Related News
About The Author
Author picture

Michael Larabel is the principal author of and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 20,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter, LinkedIn, or contacted via

Popular News This Week