Release Notes

Release Notes

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: x64 / x86
Date: 13/1/2019
note: new ISO download

Improvement / Fix:

  • Canonical partners repository added by default
  • Added seahorse package – fixed annoying gnome-keyring pop-up asking for password that doesn’t exist – Thanks to jeffneedle for the suggestion.
  • Fixed language/localization bug after installation
  • Notifications (systemctl –user start xfce4-notifyd.service)
  • All Thunar (File Manager) plugin now included
  • Programs added: Calculator (deepin-calculator), Voice recorder (deepin-voice-recorder), Pinta (Paint alternative), Calibre (e-book management tool)

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: x64 / x86
Date: 6/1/2019
note: new ISO download

Improvement / Fix:

  • Ice (from peppermintos) now integrated for creating webapps
  • Chromium browser also included
  • GRUB ready for dual-boot with Windows (saved session configuration applied so the last booted OS is selected during reboot / cold-boot
  • Bluetooth manager integrated (blueman)
  • Added GUI language selector (language-selector-gnome)
  • Added remmine-plugin-spice for managing kvm virtual machines from Remmina – connect to remote desktops
  • Added menulibre, now able to edit whisker menu from GUI
  • All updates included (apt update & apt upgrade)

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: x64 / x86
Date: 6/1/2019
note: new ISO download

Improvement / Fix:

  • Ice (from peppermintos) now integrated for creating webapps
  • Chromium browser also included
  • GRUB ready for dual-boot with Windows (saved session configuration applied so the last booted OS is selected during reboot / cold-boot
  • Bluetooth manager integrated (blueman)
  • Added GUI language selector (language-selector-gnome)
  • Added remmine-plugin-spice for managing kvm virtual machines from Remmina – connect to remote desktops
  • Added menulibre, now able to edit whisker menu from GUI
  • All updates included (apt update & apt upgrade)

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: 32-bit
Date: 1/1/2019
note: new ISO download

Tux Linux 32-bit ISO released
Download here

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: 64-bit
Date: 29/12/2018
note: ISO download updated

Improvement / Fix:

  • English (en-US) keyboard lay-out is now set by default in the live CD/Installation environment, you can add/change order from “Keyboard settings”
  • Included “Software” – GUI for Software Management with snap support
  • Added synaptic GUI package manager
  • GIMP ppa (otto-kesselgulash) removed and reinstalled from main Ubuntu repository
  • Fixed lsb_release -a output
  • neofetch now included by default
  • Reduced iso size by deleting apt cache before building live system

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: 64-bit
Date: 24/12/2018
note: ISO download updated

Improvement / Fix:

  • Description below applications in menu now by default
  • Keyboard shortcut for open menu – Super (Windows Key on traditional keyboards)
  • Keyboard shortcuts for screenshot (deepin-screenshot) – Ctrl+E or Alt + Print or Print
  • Keyboard shortcut for screen lock (xflock) – Super+L
  • Added Startup Disk Creator
  • Fixed changing profile icon in menu (mugshot)

Release: Tux Linux 18.04
Architecture: 64-bit
Date: 22/12/2018
note: ISO download updated

Presented first Tux Linux release.