The company Endless Computers, announced the release of version 3.8.1 of the Endless OS operating system. The new version comes with some improvements and changes, as well as many bug fixes in its appearance and mode of operation functional. Below you can see the most important of them:
Endless OS is one of the few Operating Systems, which have their own application installation. The Endless OS installation program allows you to create an Endless OS Live USB without the need to download and write large ISO files.
In the latest version of the operating system, the installation program has been updated, making the process even easier Dual boot. Apart from that, users can now keep the files that were on USB, after creating the bootable USB.
In case you are using Endless OS on a virtual machine, the installation program contains new ones VMWare Guest tools, which will help in the better performance of the operating system.
In addition to the improvements to the Endless OS installation program, there are several improvements to the default applications of the operating system. For example, the Chromium, which was renewed in version 81.0.4044.138. In addition, the parental control app now works perfectly with other languages in the operating system.
Some other improvements made to the latest version of the operating system are:
- The default search in the Kolibri education application is now done on the desktop.
- The ability to change the keyboard in password dialogs.
- Custom avatars.
- Dealing with the error when importing OS OVF files.
- Some bugs were removed from the installation program.
- The App Center now displays all available updates.
No Endless OS 3.8.1 installation files have been released so far. However, if you already have an older version of the operating system installed, you can update the system to the latest beta version, with the following commands:
- eos-updater-ctl update
- pkexec eos-stage-ostree demo
Once a stable version has been released, you can update your system by typing:
- pkexec eos-stage-ostree prod