Frugalware 1.6rc1 (Fermus) released

The Frugalware Developer Team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Frugalware 1.6rc1, the second technical preview of the upcoming 1.6 stable release. Here are some of the major improvements, fixes and updates since 1.6pre2:

  • Package updates:
    • Linux kernel 3.1.8
    • Systemd 38
    • Firefox 9.0.1
    • 383 updated packages
    • 121 new packages
    • 8 replaced packages
  • New features:
    • After being away for 6 releases, Fwlive is back on the scene!
    • Cinnamon Desktop is available as package.

Please refer to the Frugalware Testing ChangeLog for more information.

Download for i686: See our mirror list. Don’t forget to check the integrity of the install images before burning!

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