Devuan 3.0.0 Beowulf released
The Devuan community has announced the release of Devuan 3.0.0 with code name Beowulf. It is a stable update from the GNU/Linux distribution project, which strives to make GNU/Linux free from the sin of systemd.
Devuan 3.0.0 release is created with Debian Buster foundation, and it includes all updates from Buster, as of Debian 10.4. This release is a result of hard work and commitment put by the Devuan team members and the testing effort by the wider community members.
Citing from the official release announcement, the main highlights of Devuan 3.0.0 includes,
- Based on Debian Buster (10.4) with Linux kernel 4.19
- Support for ppc64el in addition to the existing i386, amd64, armel, armhf and arm64 architectures
- runit optional alternative /sbin/init
- openrc optional alternative to sysv-rc service and runlevel control
- Standalone daemons eudev and elogind to replace aspects of monolithic systemd
- New boot, display manager and desktop theming
Devuan 3.0.0 Beowulf screenshots
00 banner01 Devuan 3.0.0 Desktop02 About Xfce03 Thunar File Manager04 Terminal Emulator05 Busy Desktop06 Alt plus tab switching07 Firefox Browser08 Parole Media Player09 Quod Libet Music Player10 LibreOffice Impress11 Mousepad Text Editor12 Image Viewer13 System Settings14 Background Settings15 Synaptic Package Manager16 Task Manager17 Resource Usage - top18 Resource Usage - htop19 Shutdown Confirmation