Posted by finid
on July 12, 2011
Category : Distro Updates
Tags : pardus 2011.1
Pardus is a Linux distribution using the K Desktop Environment. It is developed and maintained by the Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey.
Pardus 2011.1, code-named Dama dama, is the latest stable release. With this release comes the option to disable LVM, the Linux Logical Volume Manager, as the default disk partitioning scheme.
It ships with KDE 4.6.5, Linux Kernel 188.8.131.52, LibreOffice 184.108.40.206, Firefox 5.0, Xorg 1.9.5, Gimp 2.6.11, Python 2.7.1, GCC 4.5.3, Glibc 2.12. Installation and Live images are available for download here.
Here are a few screenshots from this release.
The boot menu from a DVD installation image. The Live DVD image has a slightly different boot menu.
Pardus 2011.1 desktop using the Lancelot menu. That is an image of a female Fallow Deer, the Dama dama.
This is a screenshot of Kaptan, Pardus’ welcome and desktop settings application.
Expect to see a detailed review on the main site soon.