You can now install the latest and greatest Linux 5.16 kernel in your Ubuntu or Linux Mint distributions. Here’s how!
GNU Linux-libre 5.16 kernel is now available to download. Based on the upstream Linux 5.16 kernel, this GNU Linux-libre kernel is here for those who want to build a 100% free GNU/Linux computer.
HandBrake 1.5 open-source video transcoder app is now available for download. This release comes with improved Flatpak support, various bug fixes, and updated translations.
The 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup for January 9th, 2022, brings news about Linux kernel 5.16, Linux Mint 20.3, Ubuntu Touch OTA-21, new Ubuntu security updates, upcoming Kudu laptop, as well as all the latest distro and software releases.
Linux kernel 5.16 is now available for download. This new major kernel series brings new features, improved hardware support, and many other goodies for a better, safer, and faster Linux experience.
Clonezilla Live 2.8.1 disk imaging/cloning and partitioning tool is now available for download. This is the first release to be powered by Linux kernel 5.15 LTS.
KDE Frameworks 5.90 open-source software suite is now available with various bug fixes and improvements for your favorite KDE apps and the Plasma desktop environment.
qBittorrent 4.4 open-source BitTorrent client is now available for download. This is a major release that comes with many new features and improvements, including an official AppImage for Linux systems.
Linux Mint 20.2 “Uma” users can now upgrade their installations to the Linux Mint 20.3 “Una” release. Here’s a step-by-step tutorial on how to achieve that!
GeckoLinux distribution sees first 2022 releases for its ROLLING, STATIC, and NEXT editions based on openSUSE Linux. These bring major improvements and all the latest GNU/Linux technologies and Open Source software.
Linux hardware vendor System76 has unveiled the Kudu Linux-powered laptop targeted towards expert multitaskers running AMD Ryzen 9 and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060. The notebook ships with either Pop!_OS Linux or Ubuntu.
LibreOffice 7.2.5 office suite is now available for download. This maintenance release comes with 90 bug fixes across all core components, as well as improvements to document compatibility.
Ubuntu Touch OTA-21 software update is now available for supported devices with redesigned greeter, as well as various improvements and bug fixes.
KDE Gear 21.12.1 is now available as the first point release to the KDE Gear 21.12 software suite for the KDE Plasma desktop environment to improve several KDE apps.
Canonical published new Linux kernel security updates for all supported Ubuntu releases to address a total of nine vulnerabilities. All users are urged to update their installations as soon as possible!
Linux Mint 20.3 “Una” distribution is now available for download. This release features the Cinnamon, Xfce, and MATE flavors, updated apps, and various other improvements.
KDE Plasma 5.23.5 update is now available as the last in the KDE Plasma 5.23 desktop environment series with more bug fixes and improvements around the Plasma Wayland session and other components.
KaOS Linux 2022.01 independently development GNU/Linux distribution is now available for download. This release uses KDE Plasma 5.23.4 and KDE Gear 21.12, and introduces initial ZFS support.
UbuntuDDE Remix 21.10 is now available for download. This unofficial Ubuntu flavor features the latest Deepin Desktop Environment (DDE) and various other enhancements.
The 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup for January 2nd, 2022, brings news about postmarketOS 21.12, Ubuntu Touch OTA-21, Avidemux 2.8, as well as all the latest distro and software releases.