OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 RC1 Released

Written by Michael Larabel in Operating Systems on 19 July 2016 at 10:51 AM EDT. 5 Comments
The first release candidate of the long-in-development OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 is now available for testing.

OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 RC1 brings stability and performance improvements, i586 release ISOs, the Calamares installer should be working better, and more. Some of the latest packages featured on OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 RC1 include KDE Plasma 5.6.5, Linux 4.6.4, systemd 230, X.Org Server 1.18.3, and Mesa 12.0.1.

OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 is still equipped with other interesting changes like F2FS file-system for SSDs and using the LLVM Clang compiler by default.

More details on OpenMandriva Lx 3.0 RC1 can be found via the blog.
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