[Frugalware-announce] Frugalware 0.2rc2 released

VMiklos mamajom at axelero.hu
Mon Apr 18 09:28:58 CEST 2005

The Frugalware Developer Team is pleased to announce the immediate
availability of Frugalware 0.2rc2, the second (and last) release
candidate of the upcoming 0.2 stable release.
A short list of the most important improvements and bugfixes since
   * updates:
        + updated GNOME to 2.10.1
        + Firefox (+ language packs) updated to 1.0.3
        + updated Linux kernel to
        + updated glibc to 2.3.5
   * new packages:
        + bk-client (The Open Source BitKeeper Client)
        + xemacs (A highly customizable open source text editor and
          application development system.)
        + raggle (A console RSS aggregator, written in Ruby.)
        + lsof (Displays information about files open to Unix
   * fixes:
        + now loop and lp modules are loaded automatically, so
          /dev/loop* and /dev/lp* devices will be created during boot
   * setup:
        + display a progressbar while downloading in netinstall mode
        + if an error occured during the installation, you have to
          press enter before setup continues
        + don't restart your computer after a successful setup, if you

Please refer to the Frugalware [1]ChangeLog for more information.
Frugalware 0.2rc2 can be downloaded by visiting the [2]download page.

For the full list of packages, please refer [3]here and [4]here.


1. http://frugalware.org/changelog.php
2. http://frugalware.org/download.php
3. http://ftp.frugalware.org/pub/frugalware/frugalware-current/Packages.lst

udv / greetings,

Developer of Frugalware Linux, to make things frugal - http://frugalware.org

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