antiX 17 Linux Alpha 2 ISO Images Are Based on Debian GNU/Linux 9 "Stretch"
The developers of the Debian-based antiX Linux operating system released today new Alpha builds of the upcoming antiX 17 series, the first public images based on Debian Stretch.
antiX 17 Linux entered development a while ago, at the end of January, but it was available for testing only as netboot images that offer a minimal base system allowing users to install the Linux-based operating system over a network.
Today we witness the release of the first public Alpha builds of antiX 17, which include packages from the software repositories of the soon-to-be-released Debian GNU/Linux 9 “Stretch” operating system, and are powered by a kernel from the long-term supported Linux 4.9 series.
Also included in the Alpha 2 milestone of antiX 17 Linux is a version of the Luckybackup system backup utility built against the latest Qt 5 technologies. Users are informed that the default cheats disable the Wicd network m… (read more)