NuTyX Linux is a French distribution, created as part of the "Linux From Scratch" project. In addition to the rich support of various languages, the distribution It is also known for its file system, called "cards".
Recently, the system development team announced the new version of NuTyX 11.6, which comes to replace the 11.5, which was released 4 months earlier. In addition to operating system improvements, the new version 11.6 also brings support for Flatpak packages.
What changes are there in NuTyX Linux 11.6?
The new version of the system includes an updated file system Cards 2.4.122. In addition, for the first time, the functional It also supports another filesystem, known as Flatpak. Thanks to the new support, users can install all Flatpak packages using the generic application package management.
Going below, we come to the various desktops, which have been updated to the latest available versions. More specifically, NuTyX 11.6 contains MATE 1.24.1, Xfce 4.14.1 and the KDE Plasma 5.19.5 (which comes with framework 5.73.0 and app bundle 20.08.1).
Regarding him kernel, we inform you that the new version comes with the LTS kernel 4.19.143. Also, as in the previous version, all 'kernel-lts' packages have been replaced by corresponding 'kernel-419' packages. Thus, the system contains packages from 5 different versions of the kernel.
The following is a list of updated NuTyX 11.6 applications:
- GNU C Library 2.31
- Graphical server Xorg-server 1.20.9
- Mesa Library 20.1.7
- GTK3 3.24.22 and QT 5.15.0
- Python 3.8.3 and 2.7.18
- Thunderbird 78.2.1
- Falcon 3.1.0
- Scribus 1.5.5
- LibreOffice 220.127.116.11
- GIMP 2.10.20
- Firefox 80.0.1
- Epiphany 3.36.4
Additionally, the operating system now contains drivers for VirtualBox and its graphics cards NVIDIA, which are compatible with all different versions of the kernel.
Download and install NuTyX 11.6:
If you are already using a version of the operating system, you can update via the terminal by simply typing:
Sudo cards upgrade
Alternatively, you can download the installation file from here, and then install NuTyX using a Bootable USB.