A few days ago, in our «News summary for October 2021», we announced that the day 27/10/21 had been released to the public the remake of the Distro «Trisquel», which carries the number and code name: "9.0 Ethion".
That is why today, this publication is dedicated to said new version released. So that, we know in detail each of its new products o new features.
And since, with each remake of the Distro «Trisquel» we have made a publication, before going fully into today's topic we will leave for those interested in exploring these previous related posts with this Completely free GNU / Linux distro, the following links to them. So that they can click quickly if necessary, after finishing reading this publication:
"Many will know Trisquel, the GNU / Linux distribution based on Ubuntu and that the Free Software Foundation recognizes as 100% free, it is a distribution intended for small businesses, home users and educational centers. Well today, the development team announced la disponibilidad de las primeras imágenes Alpha para la próxima versión de Trisquel GNU / Linux 8.0, que lleva por nombre Flidas”. Available the Alpha version of Trisquel GNU / Linux 8.0 «Flidas»
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Trisquel 9.0 LTS «Etiona»: Already released!
What is Trisquel?
According to his Official websiteThis Completely free GNU / Linux distro It is briefly described as follows:
"It is a totally free operating system for home users, small businesses and educational centers.”.
While, for those who do not know much about it, in more detail they add the following:
"It is a completely free GNU operating system distribution. Trisquel derives from Ubuntu, but only includes free software; it is free in the sense of freedom. Users can run, copy, distribute, study, change and improve Trisquel (or any part of it). These freedoms support the autonomy and freedoms of users. Trisquel comes ready to be used at home and at work. More specialized software is easy to find and install. Explore your options in our documentation or ask our community for help.”
“Esta basada en Ubuntu LTS y es reconocida por la FSF (Free Software Foundation). Reusa los paquetes de Ubuntu y evita usar programas privativos. En su lugar, usa el kernel »linux-libre» (como »Parabola GNU/Linux»). El desarrollo de una nueva versión comienza justo después un lanzamiento de Ubuntu LTS. Y se debe esperar alrededor de seis meses para que se lance la versión correspondiente de Trisquel.”
What's new in the new version 9.0 Etiona de Trisquel
Our news or new features of that version are:
- 4 New ISOs available offered by the following Desktop Environments: Mate, LXDE, KDE Plasma and Sugar.
- Many updated apps, such as, Abrowser and Icedove, (Forks of Firefox and Thunderbird, better oriented to freedom and user privacy), LibreOffice 6.0.7, IceDove 68.10, VLC 3.0.8 and GIMP 2.8.22, among many others.
- Keep using Systemd, such as the startup manager (Init) default.
- Use the Linux kernel-libre, in its version 4.15.
- Includes support for file systems following: Btrfs, ext3, ext4, ReiserFS, XFS.
- Just installed with Mate it can consume +/- 384 MB of RAM and +/- 6 GB of disk space.
Other useful apps that are included in your edition with Mate are: Communication clients Pidgin and Jami, the feed reader Liferea and the portfolio of bitcoin electrum. Bittorrent software Transmission, the webcam utility Cheese and disc burning software Brazier.
And keep in mind that, if you want to know more about this Completely free GNU / Linux distro, its editions and characteristics, click on its Wiki y Faq section, where there is a lot of updated information and in Spanish.
"In other news, Trisquel 10 development continues apace, with initial ISO images now available for testing at
«https://cdbuilds.trisquel.org/nabia/». Please note that these images are not intended for production use yet, so use them for testing and development only or (as is true in any case) at your own risk.” Trisquel Development Team
In short, GNU / Linux Distro "Trisquel" you already have the new version 9.0 Etiona available, and it only remains that the users of your community plus some passionate linuxers regular Distros GNU / Linux testers give it a try, to see their impressions and observations of them first-hand. And if you are already a user of "Trisquel 9.0 Etiona" Leave us in the comments of this publication yours about it, so that everyone can get to know it, learn and give their opinion, if necessary.
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