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Version 5.0.8 of Slax

Release Notes: This version adds a new 2.6.16 Linux kernel and fixes mounting FAT32 partitions with long filenames. Several other bugs in using modules on the fly were fixed.

Other releases

  •  28 Jan 2013 22:45

Release Notes: Slax software center is almost ready. There is better support for VMware mouse grab/ungrab. KDE has been updated to version 4.9.5 and Firefox to 18.0.1.

  •  06 Nov 2012 22:24

Release Notes: This release has KDE4 with many applications from KDE network, KDE multimedia, KDE games, Pidgin, Firefox, MPlayer, and more. The entire system fits in 183MB for the 32-bit and 188MB for the 64-bit variant, and runs perfectly fine on systems with 256MB of RAM and more. This is most likely the version that contains all the programs for final release.

  •  03 Mar 2008 10:58

Release Notes: The GTK+2 update fixes Konqueror + flash plugin hangups. The nopcmcia boot parameter has been fixed. This release has better audio channel handling (in particular, it ignores microphone channels and doesn't unmute them).

  •  29 Feb 2008 07:38

Release Notes: Swap partitions are now automatically activated, madwifi drivers have been added, and many small bugs have been fixed.

  •  07 May 2006 22:21

Release Notes: This release adds KDE 3.5.2 and koffice 1.5.0, fixes some problems with manual IP configuration, adds make_disk.bat to the CD tree (to create a USB bootable disk in Windows), adds FUSE and SSHFS filesystem support, and adds a kernel boot splash image.


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