Sunday, June 13, 2021

Antivirus Live CD 37.0-0.103.2 released.

Antivirus Live CD 37.0-0.103.2
Antivirus Live CD is an official 4MLinux fork including the ClamAV scanner. It's designed for users who need a lightweight live CD, which will help them to protect their computers against viruses. The latest version 37.0-0.103.2 is based on 4MLinux 37.0 BETA and ClamAV 0.103.2.

Sunday, May 30, 2021

4MLinux 36.1 released.

4MServer 36.1

 This is a minor (point) release in the 4MLinux STABLE channel, which comes with the Linux kernel 5.4.115. The 4MLinux Server now includes Apache 2.4.47, MariaDB 10.5.8, and PHP 7.4.18 (see this post for more details).
You can update your 4MLinux by executing the "zk update" command in your terminal (fully automatic process).


Monday, May 3, 2021

TheSSS 36.1 released.

OpenSSH in TheSSS 36.1
This is a minor (point) release based on the 4MLinux Server 36.1, meaning that the components of the LAMP server are now: Linux 5.4.115, Apache 2.4.47, MariaDB 10.5.8, and PHP (both 5.6.40 and 7.4.18). 

You can update your TheSSS by executing the "zk update" command (fully automatic process).



Sunday, April 25, 2021

4MLinux 37.0 BETA released.

4MLinux 37.0

4MLinux 37.0 BETA is ready for testing. Basically, at this stage of development, 4MLinux BETA has the same features as 4MLinux STABLE, but it provides a huge number of updated packages.

Road map: 
April 2021 -> BETA
July 2021 -> STABLE
November 2021 -> OLD STABLE
March 2022 -> EOL

Sunday, April 18, 2021

4MLinux 37.0 Core BETA released.

4MLinux 37.0 Core running in VirtualBox

This is a core system (only about 15 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 37 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 5.10.27, GNU C Library 2.33, and BusyBox 1.32.1. The 4MLinux 37 series uses GNU Compiler Collection 10.2.0 to compile programs designed for the x86_64 architecture.

Despite its extremely small size, 4MLinux Core supports both BIOS and UEFI boot modes.


Saturday, March 27, 2021

4MLinux 36.0 STABLE released.

4MLinux 36.0

The status of the 4MLinux 36.0 series has been changed to STABLE. Edit your documents with LibreOffice and GNOME Office (AbiWord 3.0.4, GIMP 2.10.22, Gnumeric 1.12.48), share your files using DropBox 114.4.426, surf the Internet with Firefox 87.0 and Chromium 88.0.4324.96, send emails via Thunderbird 78.9.0, enjoy your music collection with Audacious 4.0.5, watch your favorite videos with VLC 3.0.12 and mpv 0.32.0, play games powered by Mesa 20.3.1 and Wine 6.1. You can also setup the 4MLinux LAMP Server (Linux 5.4.99, Apache 2.4.46, MariaDB 10.5.8, PHP 5.6.40 and PHP 7.4.15). Perl 5.32.0, Python 2.7.18, and Python 3.8.6 are also available.
As always, the new major release has some new features. Support for NBD (network block device) protocol has been added. Support for exFAT file system is now available via exfatprogs and GParted. New applications: GTkHash (program to calculate checksums) and VeraCrypt (popular encryption tool).  Additionally, UNetbootin (utility to create live USB) is now available out of the box. All Flash Player dependencies have been removed from the 4MLinux repositories.

List of packages: 


4MLinux 35 is now OLD STABLE.

The status of the 4MLinux 35 series has been changed to OLD STABLE. All users must update before July 2021 (EOL).