Voyager 9 Linux Distro Enters Development, Now Based on Debian 9 "Stretch"
The developers of the Voyager Linux OS announced the availability of the first Beta build of the upcoming Voyager 9 release, which will be based on the soon-to-be-announced Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch" operating system.
Black Lab Linux Gets First Weekly ISOs, Adds Linux Kernel 4.8 from Ubuntu 16.10
Earlier this week, we told you that Black Lab Software, the developers of the Ubuntu-based Black Lab Linux distribution, published the roadmap of the next Black Lab Linux releases.
You might remember my little preview of The Exiled [Steam, Official Site] back in December, well it seems the game is now officially out in Early Access on Steam.
I did find it quite interesting and it is pleasing to see Linux gain another MMO, as it's a genre we still lack good titles in.
I'm announcing the release of the 4.9.13 kernel.
All users of the 4.9 kernel series must upgrade.
The updated 4.9.y git tree can be found at:
and can be browsed at the normal kernel.org git web browser:
Also: Linux 4.4.52Linux 4.10.1
FreeBSD-Based TrueOS Operating System Gets New Jail Tools, Automounting Feature
The developers of the FreeBSD-based TrueOS operating system (formerly PC-BSD) announced the release and general availability of a new stable build versioned 2017-02-22.
Calamares 3.1 Distribution-Independent Linux Installer Officially Released
The Calamares open-source universal installer framework for Linux-based operating systems has been updated recently to version 3.1, a major release the users of the KaOS GNU/Linux distribution can already enjoy if they download the latest ISO snapshot.
Reiser4 Updated For The Linux 4.10 Kernel
The out-of-tree Reiser4 file-system has been updated for the Linux 4.10 kernel.
Reiser4 for the Linux 4.10.0 kernel is available as of earlier this week, managing to release their updated file-system driver code quite promptly. This port to Linux 4.10 yielded a few changes to the Reiser4 code as they re-based to this Linux kernel with the ->readlink() of inode operations being removed as well as the WRITE_FLUSH_FUA flag being removed.