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Frugalware 0.2pre1 released

2005-01-10 - Posted by VMiklos

The Frugalware Developer Team is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Frugalware 0.2pre1, the first preview of the upcoming 0.2 stable release.
A short list of most important improvements and fixed bugs since 0.1:

  • new packages:
    • GNOME 2.8 (including GDM)
    • Xfce 4.2rc3
    • Firefox 1.0 language packs
    • Thunderbird 1.0
    • tetex-bin, tetex-base and kile
    • wine
    • reiser4progs
    • fluxbox

  • updates:
    • updated KDE to 3.3.2 (+ security fixes)
    • KOffice updated to 1.3.5
    • kernel updated to 2.6.10 (+ security fixes)
    • blender updated to 2.36
    • Firefox updated to 1.0
    • new bootsplash theme
    • GTK+2 updated to 2.6.1
    • GCC updated to 3.4.3

  • fixes:
    • XOrg now should work with i810 cards
    • fixed grubconfig to report no error when hitting cancel before installation

  • setup:
    • the first CD splitted up: one for the base system, one for the graphical (x11) system
    • prevented several memory leaks in setup, now should work with 64MB of memory
    • fixed several typos in setup texts

Please refer to the Frugalware ChangeLog for more information.
Frugalware 0.2pre1 can be downloaded by visiting the download page.