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Solus Releases Linux Driver Management 1.0

The Solus Project this week released Linux Driver Management 1.0, a library created by this innovative Linux distribution for enumerating system components and detecting matches between said components and packages/drivers providing additional functionality.

28 January 2018 - Linux Driver Management - 34 Comments
OpenWRT + LEDE Move Ahead With Their Re-Merge

Last summer the embedded Linux OpenWRT and LEDE projects voted in favor of re-merging their efforts while now in 2018 that effort is coming back together now that the logistics have been addressed.

3 January 2018 - OpenWRT-LEDE Hookup - 3 Comments
ROSA Desktop Fresh R10 Still Lets You Pick Between KDE 4 & Plasma 5

For our Russian readers who are fans of the KDE desktop, ROSA Desktop Fresh R10 was released this week as one of the notable Russian Linux distributions that is aligned with a KDE desktop. ROSA Desktop Fresh continues offering both KDE 4 and KDE Plasma 5 desktop options.

9 December 2017 - ROSA Desktop Fresh R10 - 3 Comments
Genode OS 17.11 Reworks Its "Nitpicker" GUI Server

Genode is the open-source operating system framework designed for "highly secure" special-purpose operating systems from embedded platforms to desktops while subscribing to a Unix philosophy and going for an L4 micro-kernel approach. The Genode OS 17.11 represents another quarter's worth of changes.

30 November 2017 - Genode 17.11 - 1 Comment
Slax Is Planning A Return, But Will No Longer Be Slackware-Based

Longtime Linux users will likely recall the Slax distribution from back in the day that was Slackware-based, shipped with KDE, and offered a pretty nice live OS experience while being highly modular and made it easy to re-spin derivatives. Now it's coming back in new form.

3 November 2017 - Slax - 14 Comments

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