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Linux Distribution: Elive
Url: http://www.elivecd.org/
A new pre-release build of the Elive live CD 0.4 is out. Designed for fans of the Enlightenment window manager, the new version includes the latest development code of both E16, the current stable release, and E17, the new major update of the beautiful de
Linux Release Details:
Elive 0.5.3 (Unstable) has been released
Icedove is the new name for Thunderbird; many updates, the packages are updated from Debian, some of the important updates are: cdrecord, cdda2wav, dvd+rw-tools, nfs-common; Czech selection on the boot menu fixed; kernel and drivers all updated, new versions, some more drivers, all built with the actual GCC from Debian, kernel update from 2.6.18 to 2.6.18.2; Flash 9 beta; wireless bcm43xx; ATI driver updated and some little things fixed.
About Elive 0.5.3 (Unstable)

Elive is a complete operating system for your computer. It's the perfect choice for replacing your proprietary, high-cost system. It is built on top of Debian GNU/Linux and customized to meet your needs for a complete operating system while still offering the user eye-candy with minimal hardware requirements.

Some More Detail

1. Icedove is the new name for Thunderbird, the complete transition on Elive to his configurations, files, launchers etc... is complete

2. Big updates Same as in every release, the packages are updated from Debian, some of the important updates are: cdrecord, cdda2wav, dvd+rw-tools, nfs-common, openoffice, udev

3. Czech selection on the boot menu fixed

4. Kernel and drivers all updated, new versions, some more drivers, all builded with the actual gcc of debian, kernel switch from 2.6.18 to 2.6.18.2

(i). Note: This kernel is optimized right now for 686 architecture and no for 386, one of the Elive users has a problem with it to not finish to close the power when shutdown's the computer, if you are affected also to this problem, plese comment it on his report. If you have also another kind of problem with this new kernel, please report it


5. Flash 9 New version of his Beta version updated. This version fix some bugs found how problems in the audios and videos

6. Wireless bcm43xx First try of implementation of this driver, if you have it and not works, plese report the bug to http://bugs.thanatermesis.org, if you have also a wifi card to not works, please request the feature (of course adding all the details how the link of the linux driver, his licence if is posible, etc...

7. ATI: driver updated and some little things fixed

8. Important Note: Due to the development state of this 3 generation of the installer, we recommend to select "cancel" when your installed system boots from the hard drive the first time and asks you about your choice for the final step in the installation

For Download

Click here to Download : http://www.elivecd.org/gb/Download/Stable/
 
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