I’m a little late getting this out due to helping get the quarterly update iso’s prepared due out toward the end of the month. The quarterly updated isos will get an updated kernel, ext4 support and all the updated applications and desktops. These will be the final updates for 2009 release. The next isos 2010 release due before the end of the year will feature updated toolchain glibc/gcc. Anyway here are the latest updates to the PCLinuxOS repositories over the past week.
Notable package updates this week include:
Acetoneiso 2.0.4 – A CD/DVD image manipulator.
Alsa 1.0.21 – Updated sound drivers for the Linux Kernel
Audacity 1.3.9 – Audacity is a program that lets you manipulate digital audio waveforms.
Arora – 0.9.0 – A Webkit based Web browser.
Cdparanoia 10.2 -This CDDA reader distribution (’cdparanoia’) reads audio from the CDROM directly as data.
Chmsee 1.0.6 – ChmSee is an HTML Help viewer for Unix/Linux.
Chromium-browser 220.127.116.1150 – Chromium-browser is the open-source project behind Google Chrome.
Conky 1.7.2 – A system monitor for X originally based on the torsmo code.
Dvd-slideshow 0.8.2 – dvd-slideshow makes a DVD slideshow video with menus from a text file listing of pictures, effects, and audio tracks.
Eric 4.3.6 – Eric is a full featured Python and Ruby editor and IDE, written in python.
Fotoxx 8.3 – Navigate image collection with thumbnail browser, view and edit images, change brightness and more.
Git 18.104.22.168 – This is an extremely fast directory content manager.
Gmameui 0.2.11 – GMAMEUI is a front-end program that helps you run MAME on non-Windows platforms.
Gnome-mplayer 0.9.7 – A simple GUI for MPlayer. It is intended to be a nice player and provide a clean interface to MPlayer.
Gnome-schedule 2.1.0 – Gnome-schedule is a tool for managing a users crontab or at jobs using a GUI.
Kupfer c11 – Kupfer is a summoner/launcher in the style of Quıcĸsılⅴεʀ.
Lifeograph 0.5.4 – Lifeograph is a diary program to take personal notes on life.
Lyx 22.214.171.124 – LyX is a modern approach of writing documents with a computer.
Me-tv 1.0.0 – Me TV is a digital television (DVB) viewer for GNOME.
Openbox 126.96.36.199 – A minimal desktop for Linux. Also 13 themes added for Openbox.
Paco 2.0.7 – Paco is a source code package organizer for Unix/Linux.
PokerTH 0.7.1 – PokerTH is a free and open-source No Limit Texas Hold’em Poker game. Bonus tables included!
Psad 2.1.5 – Port Scan Attack Detector (psad) is a collection of four lightweight system daemons designed to work with Linux firewalling code.
Qcomicbook 0.4.3 – QComicBook is a viewer for comic book archives.
Qt-creator 1.2.1 – Qt Creator is a new, lightweight, cross-platform integrated development environment (IDE) for QT.
Rednotebook 0.8.6 – RedNotebook is a desktop diary that makes it very easy for you to keep track of the stuff you do and the thoughts you have.
Smile 0.9.13 – Program to Create your own slideshow.
Songbird 1.2.0 – Songbird provides a public playground for Web media.
Uget 188.8.131.52 – Download manager using GTK+ and libcurl.
Notable new packages this week include:
gExtractWinIcons 0.2 – A GTK+ utility to extract cursors, icons and png images previews from MS Windows resource files.
gsview 4.9 – PostScript and PDF previewer converter.
Notable KDE 4 packages this week include:
Amarok 2.1.80 – A powerful media player for KDE4.
Bibletime 2.2 – Easy to use Bible study tool for KDE4.
Bilbo 1.0 – A blogging client for KDE4.
Digikam 1.0.0-beta4 – A KDE photo management utility.
K9copy 2.3.3 – K9copy is a Video DVD backup tool.
Kbackup 0.6.2 – A program that lets you back up any directories or files.
Kdenlive 0.7.5 – A non-linear video editing application for KDE.
Kgrubeditor 0.8.5 – KDE utility to edit GRUB’s configuration files.
Kiconedit 4.3.1 – KIconEdit or KDE Icon Editor is a small graphics drawing program specially designed for creating icons.
Kile 2.1 – Kile is an integrated LaTeX Environment for KDE4.
Kpassgen 0.6 – Generates a set of random passwords of any length.
Kshutdown 2.0 – Advanced shut down utility for KDE4.
Quassel 0.4.3 – A modern, cross-platform, distributed IRC client.
Silicon 1.1.0 – An auto image mounter (Iso , Squashfs and files ).
Waheela 0.2.2 – Waheela is a program that offers you a party mode for Amarok2.
Yakuake 2.9.6 – Very powerful Quake style termi