|| ||jeff <moe-AT-blagblagblag.org>|
|| ||[blag-announce] BLAG 90001 (oxygen) Released|
|| ||Mon, 21 Jul 2008 18:55:01 -0300|
BLAG is a 100% Free Software distribution with all the tools you want from a
desktop computer, plus more. It comes on a single CD (684 megs), is easily
installed, and user friendly.
This release follows quickly on the heels of BLAG 90000, as there were a few
annoying issues with that, some of which have been sorted, such as some broken
A number of packages have been added to the CD, some of which appeared in
earlier blag releases, such as: bittorrent, freej, gcc, gqview, gthumb,
thunderbird, vnc-server, xchat.
The CD has 97 package updates including a new kernel-libre-18.104.22.168-86.fc9.1,
firefox 3.0.1, gnome/gtk2/nautilus packages, pidgin, xorg and more.
In sum, this release contains less suck.
Known issues with this release:
* Use yum instead of apt, or uncomment GPG line in /etc/apt/apt.conf (or
install those keys)
* Automajick kickstart installs are not currently available
* On some installs you have to hit ctrl-alt-f7 after firstboot when you add a
user. This is only needed the first time.
Mailing Lists: http://www.blagblagblag.org/mailinglist/
Bugzilla, for reporting issues:
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