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Gentoo Offers Up New Easy Kernel Options

Gentoo Linux is looking to improve the kernel maintenance experience by offering up Ebuilds that make it easier to maintain the kernel through the package manager -- including prebuilt binary kernels.

16 September 2020 - Kernel Ebuilds - 19 Comments
Haiku Seeing Better Rust Support Following Important Fix

Following a summer quest for figuring out a pesky thread issue with Rust, a fix has been merged into the BeOS-inspired Haiku kernel for one less patch to worry about with getting this popular programming language running well.

6 September 2020 - Haiku + Rust - 4 Comments
OpenMandriva Lx 4.2 Reaches Alpha

Along with OpenMandriva working on a rolling-release version of its distribution long ago derived from Mandrake/Mandriva, OpenMandriva Lx 4.2 is coming along as the next stable release.

28 July 2020 - OpenMandriva 4.2 - Add A Comment
OpenMandriva Progressing On Rolling Release Version, Moving Away From i686 Repository

For those looking for another rolling-release Linux distribution to try and one whose roots trace back to the legendary Mandrake Linux, OpenMandriva has been working to establish its own rolling-release spin for those preferring the latest software packages as opposed to their conventional releases. Additionally, OpenMandriva is nearing the end of its i686 repository offering while continuing to work with Wine and 32-bit games.

18 July 2020 - OpenMandriva Rolling - 9 Comments
System76 Releases Pop!_OS 20.04

System76 released today Pop!_OS 20.04 as their in-house Linux distribution built off Ubuntu 20.04 LTS but with many customizations on top.

30 April 2020 - Pop OS 20.04 - 17 Comments

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