Thursday, December 31, 2020

4MLinux 36.0 BETA released.

4MLinux 36.0

4MLinux 36.0 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: 
December 2020 -> BETA
March 2021 -> STABLE
June 2021 -> OLD STABLE
September 2021 -> EOL

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

TheSSS 35.1 released.

Postfix in TheSSS 35.1

This is a minor (point) release based on the 4MLinux Server 35.1, meaning that the components of the LAMP server are now: Linux 5.4.85, Apache 2.4.46, MariaDB 10.5.8, and PHP (both 5.6.40 and 7.4.13). 

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



Thursday, December 24, 2020

4MLinux 35.0 STABLE released.

4MLinux 35.0

The status of the 4MLinux 35.0 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 109.4.517, surf the Internet with Firefox 84.0 and Chromium 83.0.4103.116, send emails via Thunderbird 78.6.0, enjoy your music collection with Audacious 4.0.5, watch your favorite videos with VLC 3.0.11 and mpv 0.32.0, play games powered by Mesa 20.1.7 and Wine 5.21. You can also setup the 4MLinux LAMP Server (Linux 5.4.75, Apache 2.4.46, MariaDB 10.5.7, PHP 5.6.40 and PHP 7.4.12). Perl 5.32.0, Python 2.7.18, and Python 3.8.5 are also available.

As always, the new major release has some new features. Inkscape (vector graphics editor) is now available as a downloadable extension. Dangerous Dave has been added to the collection of games which can be played via DOSBox. Notepad++ (advanced code editor) has been included in the 4MLinux Wine package. Nmap (network scanner) and ircII (IRC client) have been added to the 4MLinux Server.

List of packages: 


4MLinux 34 is now OLD STABLE.

The status of the 4MLinux 34 series has been changed to OLD STABLE. All users must update before March 2021 (EOL).


4MLinux 33 reaches its EOL.

The status of the 4MLinux 33 series has been changed to UNSUPPORTED. All users must update ASAP.