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- Published on Friday, 04 May 2012 08:15
- Written by Lars
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The team is proud to announce the release of Snowlinux 2 "Cream" Cinnamon.
Snowlinux 2 Cinnamon Snowlinux 2 Gnome
Release notes for the press (for example on Distrowatch):
If you find bugs please post it in the blog entry or join our IRC channel: Live chat or irc.freenode.net #snowlinux. Snowlinux 2 "Cream" is based upon the LTS edition Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" and is supported for 5 years until April 2017. Because of the fact of LTS this edition is extremly stable and fast. Due drastic changes with Gnome 3 and Unity, Snowlinux is getting as always a traditional desktop like Gnome 2, the Gnome 3 fork Cinnamon and the Gnome 3 Fallback.
- universe, multiverse and Medibuntu repository
- Terminal colors
- Open as administrator
- Open in terminal
- Better software selection
- Improved speed and response
- New look and feel
- System improvements
Snowlinux 2 "Cream" is based upon Linux Ubuntu 12.04 Stable. It comes with the long-term-support (LTS) Linux kernel 3.2 which were made available upstream and MATE 1.4-UP3. It has installed chromium-browser, icedove, banshee and shotwell by default.
Snowlinux 2 "Cream" is a LTS edition and supported until April 2017.
Compatibility with Ubuntu:
Snowlinux 2 "Cream" is 100 % compatible with Ubuntu's Repository.
• 512 MB memory
• 4 GB free disk space
• Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
• CD-ROM drive or USB port
32-bit (outdated, please use instead Snowlinux 3 "White")
64-bit (outdated, please use instead Snowlinux 3 "White")
We are looking forward to your comment on this release. Thank you for using Snowlinux and enjoy this new release.