PCLinuxOS Releases a Slew of Quarterly Updates
PCLinuxOS is a rolling release distribution, which means users can usually update through the package management rather than perform a fresh install every six months. But a few times a year developers release Quarterly Updates for new users or machines. Recently it was that time again when several varieties of PCLOS saw new releases.
KDE 2010.10 Edition
Starting with the flagship image, PClinuxOS KDE 2010.10 was released featuring Linux 18.104.22.168 BFS kernel, KDE SC 4.5.2, Nvidia and ATI fglrx driver support, proprietary wireless drivers, Firefox 3.6.11, Flash Player plugin 10.1.85.3, The GIMP 2.6.11, and an OpenOffice.org installer. Besides the BFS kernel, several other technologies were used to increase performance as well. These include: