Kuwait Linux User Group

Knoppix 5.0.1 released
Date: Sunday, June 04, 2006 @ 13:38:13 EDT
Topic: freebsd

At CeBIT 2006, a preview of Knoppix 5 was introduced, which has now been updated with the new Kernel and udev hotplug management. The new version includes a few bugfixes and KDE 3.5.2. Version 5.0.1 will be available for download on the public mirrors and (the DVD version only) inside the 07/06 issue of the german PC Welt magazine. At the same time together with the DVD edition, a CD version with somewhat reduced content ("Best of Desktop applications") will be published on the mirrors.

What's new

* Linux Kernel 2.6.17 (rc)
* Debian (testing/unstable)
* Xorg Version 7.0
* Detection of onboard IDE-Raid Controllers and raid disk components
* udev+hwsetup for automatic hardware detection
* KDE 3.5.2, GNOME 2.12 from Debian/unstable
* OpenOffice 2.0.2 (german+english)
* transparent write access for NTFS partitions (libntfs+fuse)
* new knoppix-installer now also with the possibility to update existing installations of Knoppix
* Many, MANY Updates...



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