Snowlinux 2 "Ice" LXDE released!

The team is proud to announce the release of Snowlinux 2 "Ice" LXDE.


Snowlinux 2 LXDE


New features:

  • Snowlinux-Metal-Theme
  • Snowlinux-Metal-Icons
  • Improved installer (keyboard variants, UUID in fstab)
  • Printkey taking screenshots
  • Firewall
  • Apturl
  • Terminal colors
  • OpenJDK 6 Java
  • Updated software and packages
  • Better software selection
  • Improved speed and response
  • New look and feel
  • System improvements


Changes since RC:

  • A white Snowflake instead of a black Snowflake.


Upstream information:

Snowlinux 2 "Ice" XFCE is based upon Linux Debian 6 "Squeeze" Stable. It comes with the long-term-support (LTS) Linux kernel 2.6.32 and LXDE 0.5.0 which were made available upstream. It has installed chromium-browser, icedove, banshee and shotwell by default.


Life cycle:

Snowlinux 2 is supported until Februar 2014.


Compatibility with Debian:

Snowlinux is 100 % compatible with Debian's Repository.


System requirements:

  • x86-CPU
  • 256 MB memory
  • 2 GB free disk space
  • Graphics card capable of 800×600 resolution
  • CD-ROM drive or USB port



32-bit: 15315772e0b68c6bea8ead3acc460582





We are looking forward to your comment on this release. Thank you for using Snowlinux and enjoy this new release.