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Linux Distribution Releases (September 2017)
Release Date: September 17, 2017
Find detailed information about ArchLabs 2017.09 here on Fossbytes.
CentOS 7 (1708)
Release Date: September 13, 2017
Find detailed information about CentOS 7 (1708) here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: September 12, 2017
Find detailed information about Parrot Security 3.8 here on Fossbytes.
Zorin OS 12.2
Release Date: September 8, 2017
Zorin developers released the Zorin OS 12.2 with various improvements. This version comes with Zorin Desktop environment upgrade and stability optimizations. With Wine 2.0, the users get better Windows app support. Zorin OS 12.2 Lite also includes the Disk Usage Analyzer out of the box.
Find more details about Zorin OS 12.2 here.
Linux Distribution Releases (August 2017)
Linux Lite 3.6
Release Date: August 31, 2017
Find detailed information about Linux Lite 3.6 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 30, 2017
BlackArch 2017.08.30 was released with more than 50 new tools. This version shipped with Linux kernel 4.12.8. The BlackArch installer had been updated to version 0.5.2.
Find more details about BlackArch 2017.08.30 here.
Release Date: August 29, 2017n
Find detailed information about Bodhi 4.3.0 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 17, 2017
Debian runs their releases over a 2-year cycle. After the release of Debian Stretch, Raspbian has also moved to the next version. In the new Raspbian Stretch, there’s Sonic Pi 3.0.1, Chromium 60, etc. The Bluetooth audio support too has been improved.
Find more on Raspbia Stretch here.
Release Date: August 15, 2017
Find detailed information about Solus 3 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 8, 2017
Tails 3.1 Linux distro for anonymity was released with Tor Browser 7.0.4 and Linux 4.9.30. Issues with Thunderbird were fixed and other miscellaneous improvements were made.
Find more on Tails 3.1 here.
Release Date: August 3, 2017
Find detailed information about Ubuntu 16.04.3 here on Fossbytes.
Release Date: August 1, 2017
Red Hat, Inc. announced the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.4. It brings a new set of automation capabilities to limit IT complexity which making sure that workplace security and performance are met.
Find more information on RHEL 7.4 here.