The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK) has announced the release of Pardus 19.0. It is the latest stable release of Debian based GNU/Linux distribution developed with support from Turkey Govt.

Pardus Store

Pardus 19.0 uses Xfce 4.12 as default desktop environment. With a custom theme, Pardus 19.0 is visually appealing and it provides smoother experience on lower end computers with the xfce desktop.

The main package updates included in Pardus 19.0 are listed below.

  • Linux Kernel 4.19.0
  • LibreOffice 6.1.5
  • Firefox 60.8
  • Thunderbird - 60.8.0
  • VLC 3.0.7
  • OpenJDK 11 JRE

Also, with the TLP integration, Pardus 19.0 offers better battery life.

Following section showcases some screenshots captured on Pardus 19.0 Xfce Edition.



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