April 24, 2019

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Linux Top 3: Manjaro 17, Parrot Security 3.5 and Tails 2.11

An interesting set of Linux releases

Linux 4.10 Released as First New Kernel of 2017

New capabilities include virtual GPU support and a new virtual cryptography feature.

Linux Top 3: Arch Anywhere, Bitkey and Vinux

From Arch to bitcoin to a Linux distribution to help those that are visually challenged.

Linux Top 3: Parted Magic, Quirky and Ultimate Edition

New Parted Magic 2017_01_08,  Quirky 8.1.6 and Ultimate Edition 5.1 Linux distributions debut

Linux Top 3: Solus, KaOS and Arch Linux update for 2017

Rolling releases roll forward for the new year.

Linux Top 3: Guix, Parrot Security and OpenMandriva Lx

2016 is not done yet, as new Linux distributions debut to round out the year.

Linux 4.9 Roars as Largest Linux Release Ever

The 'Roaring Lionus' Linux 4.9 release is Linus Torvalds final release of 2016 and could well be the last in the 4.x series too with Linux 5.x likely in 2017.

Linux Top 3: SparkyLinux 4.5, Mageia 5.1 and Peppermint 7

 Lots of incremental rollup updates this week with new updates from SparkyLinux, Mageia and Peppermint

Linux Top 3: Fedora 25, openSUSE 42.2 and Zorin OS 12

This is the time of year when Linux distribution releases start to slow down (just a bit), but there have been several noteworthy recent releases to recognize before 2017 starts.

Linux Top 3: RHEL 7.3, Ubuntu Core 16 and 4MLinux 20.0

From the enterprise to embedded and everything in-between

Linux 5.0 Kernel is Coming in 2017

While the jump from Linux 2.4 to 2.6 was a big one, every major Linux kernel renumbering has been arbitrary.

Linux 4.8 Debuts - But Maybe It Shouldn't Have

Linux 4.8 hits stable, but it included a bug that Linus Torvalds said should never have landed.

Linux Top 3: Tails 2.6, Android-x86 6.0 and Deepin 15.3

Lots of incremental updates

Linux Top 3: Porteus Kiosk 4.1, 4MLinux 19 and TrueOS

Porteus Kiosk is as the name implies a Linux distribution that is designed for web kiosk use-cases.

Linux Top 3: Apricity, Tails 2.5 and Guix

First stable release of Apricity debuts

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