We are proud to announce the immediate availability of Solus 4.2, a new Solus 4 "Fortitude" series release! This release delivers new desktop environment updates, software stacks, and hardware enablement.
Read more about it at https://getsol.us/2021/02/03/solus-4-2-released
Bryan (DataDrake) is now live for libeopkg development! Check him out at https://twitch.tv/therealdatadrake
30 minutes until day 3 streaming. Watch us via https://multistre.am/therealdatadrake/joshstrobl/layout3/ and join our IRC livestream channel! https://getsol.us/articles/contributing/getting-involved/en/#irc
It's time for The Roundup #18, your bytes of #Solus news. In this roundup, we are talking about our upcoming two week streaming extravaganza, Linux 5.10, new KDE goodies, and more!
We are proud to announce our newest iteration on our flagship desktop environment, #Budgie 10.5.2, with a diverse range of new features and bug fixes!
Read about all the goodies at https://getsol.us/2020/12/02/budgie-10-5-2-released
It's time for The Roundup #17, your bytes of Solus news. In this roundup, we’re talking about our new desktop icons implementation for Budgie , GNOME 3.38, KDE and Plasma updates, and more! 🎉
Some new goodies for #Plasma are landing on unstable by Solus Plasma and KDE maintainer Girtablulu at the moment! Get ready for an update of:
- QT 5.15.1
- #KDE Applications 20.8.2
- KDE Framework 5.75
- Plasma Desktop 5.20.1
But as always, if you use the unstable repo, wait to update until we give the okay inside our IRC development channel, it's gonna take a while to build everything. Stable repo is still obviously not affected. 😀
With nodejs v14 expected to become the next "active LTS" starting next week, we just cooked up 14.14.0 and sent it off to the build server. You'll get it in next week's updates!
If you write nodejs under Solus, we'd suggest reading the deprecations doc.
Join us for You're A Wizard, Usysconf! hackfest tomorrow (Sat. July 4th) at 1400 UTC. Bryan and I will both be working on usysconf, where Bryan will be working on state tracking and dependencies and I'll be working on a dconf parser and transition utility.
Repost from our old account and about 45 min ago:
Over 1600 delta jobs (generates an eopkg with only the changes between package releases). Oh my! 😱
You should have an updated index now, so feel free to check for updates. Index will be hit-and-miss for a while until all the deltas are completed, just a heads up 🙂 #Solus
Repost from our old account and about an hour ago:
Here we go, sync is now underway! If you missed our blog post on the updates coming to the stable repo, check out our blog post at https://getsol.us/2020/07/01/usysconf-rewrite-and-major-upgrades-roundup-16/ 🚀
As a reminder, make sure to do a complete upgrade and please be patient with downloading all the updates! 🙂 #Solus
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