Sunday, August 31, 2014

4MLinux 10.0 Allinone Edition BETA released.

Firefox running in 4MLinux 10.0

This release has Wine 1.7.25, which is able to run Mozilla software (Firefox 31.0, SeaMonkey 2.26.1, and Thunderbird 31.0) with Flash Player 14 support enabled. 4MLinux Printing Suite (CUPS 1.7.5, Xpdf 3.0.4, Ghostscript 9.14) and 4MLinux QtPack (Qt 4.8.6 and 5.3.1, QupZilla Git-2014-07-20, SMplayer with SMTube SVN r6288) are also included. FTP (WinSCP 5.5.4), IRC (Irssi 0.8.17rc1, XChat 2.8.9), P2P (rTorrent 0.9.4, eMule 0.50a), and SSH (PuTTY 0.63) clients are available, too. The size of the ISO image is about 148 MB.

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4MLinux 10.0 BETA released.

Default desktop in 4MLinux 10.0

The main features in this release are maintenance (MBR and GPT partitioning software, 4MLinux Backup Scripts 10.0, ClamAV 0.98.4), multimedia (MPlayer SVN-r37241, FFmpeg Git-2014-07-20), a mini server (FTP, HTTP, SSH, SFTP), and mystery (a set of small games). The X Window System is based on X.Org Server 1.16.0, Mesa 10.2.6, JWM 2.2.2, and the FOX toolkit 1.6.50. Fully automatic installation of the "vanilla" versions of LibreOffice 4.3.1, Java RE 7u67, VirtualBox 4.3.14, and Skype is also supported. The size of the ISO image is about 57 MB.

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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

4MLinux 10.0 Core released.

4MLinux 10.0 Core booting in VirualBox

This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 10.0 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.16, GNU C Library 2.19, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 10.0 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.1 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

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Sunday, August 24, 2014

4MLinux 9.1 Allinone Edition FINAL released.

InfraRecorder in 4MLinux 9.1 FINAL

The status of the 4MLinux 9.1 series has been changed to STABLE. The final release has all the features included in 4MLinux 9.1 Rescue Edition, 4MLinux 9.1 Media Edition, 4MLinux 9.1 Server Edition, and 4MLinux 9.1 Game Edition.
Two major changes in the 4MLinux 9.1 series. The first one is replacing thttpd with Apache, meaning that 4MLinux has joined the family of LAMP servers. There is a self-explanatory online demo at
Skype is now available as a downloadable extension. UVC and gspca webcams are supported out of the box. The minimal build of PulseAudio (required by the newest Skype for Linux) has also been added (more info available here).

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Sunday, August 17, 2014

4MLinux 9.1 Game Edition BETA released.

LinCity in 4MLinux 9.1 Game Edition

This is an updated version using 4MLinux 9.1 as the core system. The biggest change in this release has, in fact, nothing to do with gaming. Native language support has been added for English,  French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. Translations should work out of the box for all main applications (file manager, office, web browsers, SMPlayer, Wine). 

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Sunday, August 10, 2014

4MLinux 9.1 Server Edition BETA released

4MLinux LAMP Server in action

The servers controlled by the inetd daemon are now: FTP (vsftpd 3.0.2), HTTP/HTTPS (Busybox 1.22.1 with Stunnel 5.02), SSH/SFTP (OpenSSH 6.6p1), and telnet. The programming environment includes the Apache 2.4.10 build of PHP 5.5.15 (with cURL 7.37.0 support), Perl 5.20.0, and DBMS (SQLite 3.8.5, MariaDB 10.0.12 with Adminer 4.1.0). The main security components are 4MLinux Firewall 9.1 (based on iptables 1.4.21) and Clam AntiVirus 0.98.4. A proxy server (Polipo 1.1.1 with Tor, a VNC server (via LibVNCServer 0.9.9 with EchoVNC 2.40a), and rsync 3.1.1 are also available. There's an online demo at

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Sunday, August 3, 2014

4MLinux 9.1 Media Edition BETA released.

QasTools in 4MLinux 9.1 Media Edition

This release has a wide set of applications for playing (MPlayer SVN-r37218 with SMPlayer and SMTube SVN-r6262, Qmmp 0.8.0, xine 1.2.6, TiMidity++ 2.14.0, MikMod 3.3.6), decoding/encoding (FFmpeg Git-2014-06-01, FLAC 1.3.0, GStreamer 0.10.36, LAME 3.99.5, MAD 0.15.2b, MEncoder SVN-r37218, sndfile 1.0.25, VorbisTools 1.4.0, WavPack 4.70.0), recording (Audacity 2.0.5, SoX 14.4.1), and ripping media (cdparanoia III 10.2, cdrkit 1.1.11, dvd+rw-tools 7.1, DVD Shrink, and xorriso 1.3.6). Various image file formats can be edited with ImageMagick 6.8.9-6 and XPaint

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