Mageia 8 released; see screenshots
Mr. Donald Stewart has announced the release of Mageia 8. As a major release, Mageia 8 introduces new features and brings other enhancements and package updates.
Mageia 8 is coming with different desktop environments, Plasma, GNOME, and Xfce. The Xfce live is available in both 32-bit and 64-bit varieties. While the other two live ISOs are available for 64-bit only. The classical installers are available for both 32-bit and 64-bit systems.
Mageia 8 also includes the new artwork planned for Mageia 8, along with other community contributed background images.
The main package updates included in Mageia 8 are as follows:
- Kernel – 5.10.16 LTS
- glibc – 2.32
- gcc – 10.2.1
- rpm – 18.104.22.168
- Chromium – 88 (x86_64-only)
- Firefox – 78.7 (ESR)
- LibreOffice – 22.214.171.124
- Plasma – 5.20.4
- GNOME 3.38.3
- Cinnamon 4.8.3
- Xfce 4.16
- dnf 4.6.0
For further reading, please proceed to the official Mageia 8 release announcement.
Mageia 8 Xfce Edition screenshots
01 title clip02 Mageia Welcome03 Whisker Menu04 Thunar File Mananger05 Xfce Terminal06 Firefox07 LibreOffice08 Mageia Control Center08 Xfce Control Center09 Parole Media Player10 top11 htop12 background selection