Saturday, October 25, 2014

4MLinux 10.1 Rescue Edition BETA released.

TestDisk running in 4MLinux 10.1 Rescue Edition

The main features in this release are antivirus protection (Clam AntiVirus 0.98.4), system backup (4MLinux Backup Scripts 10.1), data recovery (GNU ddrescue 1.19, TestDisk 6.14 with QPhotoRec), data wiping (shred 8.23, nwipe 0.16), disk partitioning (cfdisk 2.25.1, cgdisk 0.8.10, GNU Parted 3.2), and partition imaging (Partimage 0.6.9, Partclone 0.2.70). Many archive formats can be managed via 7-Zip 9.22, FreeArc 0.67, and PeaZip 5.5.0. File managers (Midnight Commander 4.8.13, X File Explorer 1.37, muCommander 0.9.0), CD/DVD burners (cdw 0.8.0, InfraRecorder 0.53), and UNetbootin 608 are also included.

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Saturday, October 18, 2014

4MLinux 10.1 Allinone Edition BETA released.

WinSCP running in 4MLinux 10.1

This release has Wine 1.7.29, which is able to run Mozilla software (Firefox 32.0, SeaMonkey 2.29.1, and Thunderbird 31.2.0) with Flash Player 15 support enabled. 4MLinux Printing Suite (CUPS 2.0.0, SANE 1.0.24, Xpdf 3.0.4, Ghostscript 9.14) and 4MLinux QtPack (Qt 4.8.6 and 5.3.2, QupZilla Git-2014-09-16, SMplayer with SMTube SVN r6393) are also included. FTP (WinSCP 5.5.5), 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 154 MB.

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4MLinux 10.1 BETA released.

Default desktop in 4MLinux 10.1

The main features in this release are maintenance (MBR and GPT partitioning software, data recovery and wiping, 4MLinux Backup Scripts 10.1, ClamAV 0.98.4), multimedia (MPlayer SVN-r37262, FFmpeg Git-2014-08-31), a mini server (FTP, HTTP, SSH with SFTP, Telnet), and mystery (a set of small games). The X Window System is based on X.Org Server 1.16.1, Mesa 10.3.1, JWM 2.2.2, and the FOX toolkit 1.6.50. Fully automatic installation of the "vanilla" versions of LibreOffice 4.3.2, Java RE 8u25, VirtualBox 4.3.18, and Skype is also supported. The size of the ISO image is about 58 MB.

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Thursday, October 16, 2014

4MLinux 10.1 Core BETA released.

4MLinux 10.1 Core booting in VirualBox

This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 10.1 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.19, 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 10.1 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.1 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

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Saturday, October 11, 2014

4MLinux 10.0 Allinone Edition FINAL released.

xinput calibrator in action

The status of the 4MLinux 10.0 series has been changed to STABLE. The final release has all the features included in 4MLinux 10.0 Rescue Edition, 4MLinux 10.0 Media Edition, 4MLinux 10.0 Server Edition, and 4MLinux 10.0 Game Edition.
Two major changes in user space: support for touchscreens has been added (they can be calibrated via xinput calibrator), and support for webcams has been improved (more info available at the 4MLinux Blog). The size of the final ISO image is now much bigger, because it includes optional software (drivers and development packages).

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Sunday, October 5, 2014

4MLinux 10.0 Game Edition BETA released.

xjump in 4MLinux 10.0 Game Edition

This is an updated version using 4MLinux 10.0 as the core system. The 4MLinux collection includes, among other things, the following items: classic "shoot'em up" games (Abuse, Doom, Freedoom, Heretic, Hexen, Quake I, and Quake II), Liero (a realtime "Worms-like" game), Lincity (a construction and management simulation game), space shooters (XGalaga, Kobo Deluxe), Extreme Tux Racer (3D game), DOSBox 0.74 (with some Freeware DOS games), and a set of small games using Qt. GNU Chess 6.1.2 with WinBoard 4.7.3, GNU Go 3.8, and Michael Speck's LGames are also available.

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