Fedora 24 Officially Released

June 21, 2016,

Fedora Project has announced the general availability of the final release of Fedora 24 for desktops, servers, cloud, and embedded devices.

Fedora 24 distribution is available to download today. It ships with the usual Fedora Workstation, Fedora Server, and Fedora Cloud variants, as well as the official Fedora Spins with the XFCE, LXDE, KDE, MATE/Compiz, Cinnamon, and Sugar desktops.


Fedora 24 KDE Plasma
Users will also be able to get their hands on Fedora 24 Labs Spins, which include Design Suite, Games, Robotic Suite, Scientific, and Security Lab. All the aforementioned editions and spins are shipping with the same core components, namely Linux kernel 4.5.7 and GNU C Library version 2.23.

For more info and download go to: Get Fedora

To check out Spins go to: SPINS

Coloradofree (talk) 00:16, June 22, 2016 (UTC)

Linux Mint 18 “Sarah” Cinnamon and MATE – BETA Release

Linux Mint has released their version 18 Sarah in Cinnamon and MATE they are both long term support releases and will be supported to 2021. This is a beta release and should be treated as such, their will be possible bugs and glitches. Release notes contain information on known issues and include explanations, workarounds and solutions.


Linux Mint reports there are many new improvements and an overview of the changes can be found at their website. Detailed information can be found at their site including system requirements, upgrade instruction, bug reports and the usual long list of download mirrors.


for more info you can go to Linux Mints website

Coloradofree (talk) 09:15, June 16, 2016 (UTC)

Older News

Today I have added pictures to the Slackware, Ubuntu, Xubuntu, and a few other disto pages. I have also created the news page. I also updated the Slackware, Ubuntu, Xubuntu, and Linux Mint pages. And finally I made a template for cleanup because I couldn't find one. View it here --Gabemorr 21:04, 19 May 2007 (UTC)

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