Knoppix 5.0.1 Released
June 2nd, 2006
The long awaited Knoppix 5.0.1 release is out! This is the first release of Knoppix 5 since the CeBIT 5.0 was released. So far only the DVD ISO is out, but there should also be a CD ISO.
From the Changelog:
* V5.0.1-2006-06-01 - Current Debian/sid snapshot - Kernel 2.6.17-rc*git* - Removed XFree86 in favour of Xorg Version 7.0 - Detection of onboard IDE-Raid Controllers and raid disk components - udev+hwsetup for automatic hardware detection - OpenOffice 2.0.2 (german+english) - Replaced Mozilla by Firefox+Thunderbird - KDE 3.5.2 with HAL support for removable media - Updated unionfs to 20060221 - cloop 2.04 with ringbuffer (performance) - limited but safe transparent write access for NTFS partitions (libntfs+fuse) - new knoppix-installer now also with the possibility to update existing installations of Knoppix - [DVD] Gnome 2.12 update - [CD] because of space reasons :-( , removed chromium, enigma, KDE-helpfiles, ruby, bison and some other development-related packages (we still have JAVA and C/C++, Perl, Python and PHP on the CD, in order to have an easy to set up LAMP system).