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Debian Lenny reaches end of life

In a <a href="http://lists.debian.org/debian-security-announce/2011/msg00238.html" rel="external">post</a> on its security announce mailing list, the <a href="http://www.debian.org/" rel="external">Debian</a> Project development team has reminded users that <a href="http://www.h-online.com/news/item/Lenny-debuts-Debian-GNU-Linux-5-0

Linux Mint 12 released

The <a href="http://www.linuxmint.com/" rel="external" target="_blank">Linux Mint</a> development team has, today, <a href="http://blog.linuxmint.com/?p=1889" rel="external" target="_blank">officially announced</a> the arrival of version&nbsp;12 of its popular Linux distribution.

OpenSUSE 12.1 released

<a href="http://distrowatch.com/suse">openSUSE</a> 12.1, a brand-new version of one of the oldest and most prominent Linux distributions on the market, has been released: &quot;Time to present to you openSUSE 12.1. This release represents more than eight months of work by our international community and brings you the best free software has to offer.

MintPPC 11 released

Go to the homepage of <a href="http://mintppc.org">MintPPC </a>fast to read how to install MintPPC 11. MintPPC 11 is based on Debian 7 (Wheezy) and Linux Mint LXDE 11 (Katya).

Fedora 16 released

<a href="http://distrowatch.com/fedora">Fedora</a> 16, the latest version of the popular community Linux distribution sponsored by Red Hat, has been released: &quot;The Fedora Project is pleased to announce the release of Fedora 16 &#39;Verne&#39;. As always, Fedora continues to develop and integrate the latest free and open source software.

Linux kernel 3.1 out

Linux 3.1 <a href="http://lkml.org/lkml/2011/10/24/212">has been released</a>.

Ubuntu 11.10 out

<a href="http://ubuntu.com/">Ubuntu</a> 11.10, the latest version of the popular Linux-based operating system for desktops and servers, has been released: &quot;The Ubuntu team is pleased to announce Ubuntu 11.10, code-named &#39;Oneiric Ocelot&#39;. 11.10 continues Ubuntu&#39;s proud tradition of integrating the latest and greatest open source technologies into a high-quality, easy-to-use Linux distribution.

Firefox / Iceweasel 7 stable

Mozilla <a href="http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/new/">has released Firefox 7</a>. Unlike releases of Firefox 5 and Firefox 6 which were relatively minor upgrades to the browser, Firefox 7 includes a number of <a href="http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/7.0/releasenotes/">significant improvements</a>, most important of which is probably the drastically reduced memory usage.

Debian to add more to its upcoming point releases

Stable releases of <a href="http://distrowatch.com/debian">Debian</a> GNU/Linux don&#39;t come very often - usually only once every two or three years. Naturally, the developers do keep a watchful eye on any security issues and major bugs in between these major releases and, from time to time, issue a so-called &quot;point&quot; release.

Linux Mint Debian 201109 is out

The <a href="http://www.linuxmint.com/" rel="external" target="_blank">Linux Mint</a> development team has announced the arrival of two new versions of the Debian-based edition of the Linux Mint operating system with the GNOME and Xfce desktops.


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