Wed Jan 25 18:33:01 2023 UTC

Latest news 2023-01-25

NuTyX 23.01.1 available with cards 2.6.3

This new release is the landmark of the 15 year anniversary of NuTyX.

Spiky and me are happy to announce the new version of NuTyX 23.01.1 and cards 2.6.3 .

New toolchain gcc 12.2.0, glibc 2.36 and binutils 2.40 .

SysV in 3.06 and systemd in 252.4 .

The xorg-server graphics server version 21.1.6, the Mesa 3D library in 22.3.3, Gtk4 4.8.3 and Qt 6.4.2 .

The python interpreter is updated to version 3.11.1.

The XFCE desktop environment is updated to version 4.18.1.

The MATE desktop environment is a 1.26.0 version .

The GNOME desktop environment is also updated to version 43.2

The KDE desktop environment is available in Plasma 5.26.5, Framework 5.102.0 and applications in 23.01.1.

Available browsers are: Firefox 109.0.1, Chromium 109.0.5414.74, Epiphany 43.0, etc

Many desktop applications have been updated as well like Telegram-desktop 4.5.3, Thunderbird 102.6.1, Scribus 1.5.8, Libreoffice 7.4.4.2, Gimp 2.10.32, etc.

Core NuTyX ships with Long Term Support (LTS) kernels: 4.14.304, 4.19.271, 5.4.230, 5.10.165, 5.15.90 and the latest stable version 6.1.8 .

The kernel change logs are available here:

kernel 4.14.304 changelog

kernel 4.19.271 changelog

kernel 5.4.230 changelog

kernel 5.10.165 changelog

kernel 5.15.90 changelog

kernel 6.1.8 changelog

A BASE ISO (proposed in command line interface edition only without graphical interface).

12 desktops are now available in: XORG, OPENBOX, LXDE, XFCE4, JWM, CDE, LXQT, ENLIGHTENMENT, MATE, CINNAMON, GNOME, KDE5.

They are available on the download page.

Bugs fixes

Impossible to choose any other kernel then the default one when generating an ISO.

More then 1000 commits have been applied since the 22.12 version.

Upgrade process

A simple:

sudo cards upgrade
will make it.

Thanks

With special thanks to Linux pro Magazine for releasing an artical on NuTyX available in march 2023.

With Thanks to the BLFS Team which helped out with a few problems we encountered.

Thanks to Spiky for his patience and his generosity in upgrading all thoses many packages.

Thanks to all you guys that have giving us positive or negative feedbacks about the distribution.

Old news

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