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Today is the day! — Nitrux 1.3.9 is available to download

We are pleased to announce the launch of Nitrux 1.3.9. This new version brings together the latest software updates, bug fixes, performance improvements, and ready-to-use hardware support.

Nitrux 1.3.9 is available for immediate download.

nxos.org/changelog/changelog-n

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PSA: For anyone wondering if the change to Debian means systemd is in the distribution.

No, we use OpenRC.

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Today is the day! — Nitrux 1.3.9 is available to download

We are pleased to announce the launch of Nitrux 1.3.9. This new version brings together the latest software updates, bug fixes, performance improvements, and ready-to-use hardware support.

Nitrux 1.3.9 is available for immediate download.

nxos.org/changelog/changelog-n

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A micro update of appimage-builder has been released including a few bug fixes and improvements to the recipe generation helper.

github.com/AppImageCrafters/ap
#AppImage #GNU #LINUX #APPS

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A new release of appimage-builder is available and brings better #gtk support and many bug fixes.

More details in the release notes.
github.com/AppImageCrafters/ap

#AppImage #gnu #linux

To update run:

sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade

To install these other kernels, run:

sudo apt install linux-image-mainline-lts
sudo apt install linux-image-mainline-current
sudo apt install linux-image-libre-lts
sudo apt install linux-image-libre-current
sudo apt install linux-image-liquorix
sudo apt install linux-image-xanmod

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We have updated all the kernels available from our repository to their latest versions. These include the following.

* Linux LTS and non-LTS ver. 5.4.107 (default), 5.10.25, and 5.11.8, respectively.
* Linux Libre LTS and non-LTS ver. 5.10.25 and 5.11.8, respectively.
* Linux Liquorix ver. 5.11.0-8.1.
* Linux Xanmod ver. 5.11.8.

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In the past days, an update was pushed accidentally to a package on our repository that, when applied, could end up causing severe problems.

Given the circumstances described, resorting to a chroot is possibly the only solution to fix the broken system.

More info. at nxos.org/articles/news-hotfix-

Check out the most recent episode of @LinuxUserSpace, where hosts @jojo_phet @kc2bez @leochavez share their thoughts after using Nitrux for a month!.

linuxuserspace.fireside.fm/19

PSA: If you're updating your system, make sure to not upgrade the package nitrux-repository-settings to version 0.7.22, we've just pushed a new update, version 0.7.30. If you have updated, please downgrade to version 0.7.3.

  

PSA: Some Maui apps present an issue after upgrading the KDE frameworks to version 5.80.0 that causes the apps to ignore the selected color-scheme. If you're using the default dark color-scheme, we'd recommend holding off the update.

We're investigating the issue.

PSA: If you find bugs during your use of the distribution, from the installation to post-installation, please report them at our bug tracker github.com/Nitrux/nitrux-bug-t.

We enormously appreciate your comments and messages, but the bug tracker is the best way to let us know your problems.

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PSA: We've updated the Liquorix kernel to version 5.11.4 and the latest Xanmod kernel to version 5.11.0-4.1. To update run:

* sudo apt update
* sudo apt upgrade

If you'd like to install these kernels, run:

* sudo apt install linux-image-liquorix

Or

* sudo apt install linux-image-xanmod

   

PSA: We've updated the Liquorix kernel to version 5.11.4 and the latest Xanmod kernel to version 5.11.0-4.1. To update run:

* sudo apt update
* sudo apt upgrade

If you'd like to install these kernels, run:

* sudo apt install linux-image-liquorix

Or

* sudo apt install linux-image-xanmod

   

PSA: We've updated the Maui apps to version 1.2.1 to update run:

* sudo apt update
* sudo apt upgrade

The upgrade includes two new apps, Shelf and Clip, replacing qpdfview and MPV, respectively. After upgrading, logout and login.

To remove leftovers such as qpdfview and its dependencies, run the following command:

* sudo apt purge --remove qpdfview
* sudo apt autoremove -yy



PSA: If after performing an updated you receive an error in APT about missing GPG keys (NO_PUBKEY), run the following commands:

* sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 3B4FE6ACC0B21F32
* sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 871920D1991BC93C

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