2013-01-30 NEW • Distribution Release: SparkyLinux 2.1 "Ultra"
has announced the release of SparkyLinux 2.1 "Ultra" edition, a Debian-based lightweight distribution with Openbox as the default desktop user interface: "SparkyLinux 2.1 'Ultra' edition has been released. The system is built on Debian 'Wheezy' and all packages have been synchronized with Debian's testing repositories as of 2013-01-23. It features a customized, ultra-light and fast Openbox desktop.
2013-01-29 NEW • Development Release: Linux Deepin 12.12 Alpha
A preview version of Linux Deepin 12.12, a popular Chinese community distribution, has been unleashed for testing. This is the first version that ships with the brand new Deepin Desktop Environment (DDE), which replaces GNOME Shell as the default desktop. DDE along with its Deepin System Settings (DSS) is regarded as a milestone for the Deepin project.
2013-01-26 NEW • Development Release: Mageia 3 Beta 2
The developers of mageia have announced the availability of the second beta release of Mageia 3: "We are reaching the final run for Mageia 3 release -
the beta 2 ISO images are available for tests. We will need your feedback on the Broadcom wireless chipset. We intentionally
removed all proprietary drivers for it. So it comes configured using only the free one. This is a test to check support by the
free drivers. If in some way we get too many failures, we will revert it to the hardware that still needs the proprietary driver.
This release also comes with the brand-new version of LibreOffice, the 4.0.0 RC2 version.
[2013: 01: 16] chakra-linux announced the release of Chakra GNU/Linux 2013.01
the developers of chakra-linux announced the release of Chakra GNU/Linux 2013.01, the fifth update of the project's "Claire" series featuring the new KDE 4.9.5 desktop: "The Chakra project team is proud to announce the fifth 'Claire' release, (a code name that follows the KDE SC 4.9 series). The day the 2012.12 release was announced as the final ISO image in the 'Claire' series, KDE announced there was going to be a KDE 4.9.5.
[2013:01:12] next OpenSuse-Linux - version 12.3 expected in March
some insights into the openSUSE Distribution-shedule:
The openSUSE distribution is released every 8 months.
The currently planned dates for release thus are:
openSUSE 12.3: March 2013
if you want to know more - just head over to http://www.opensuse.org
[2013:01:09] More good Joomla-news: Joomla 3.0.2 Released
[2013:01:04] More good Joomla-news: Joomla 3.0.2 Released
a few weeks ago the joomla-team anounced good news: The Joomla Project is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Joomla 3.0.2. This is a security release. The Production Leadership Team's goal is to continue to provide regular, frequent updates to the Joomla community. Learn more - head over to http://www.joomla.org