Linux Weekly Roundup – LibreOffice 7.1, Linux Laptops, Blender

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Here’s the Linux Weekly roundup series, filtered for you from the Linux and opensource world on application updates, new releases, distribution updates, major news, and upcoming highlights.

This week there has been plenty of app updates, distribution release announced. With so many moving items happening all around the Linux and the open-source world, it is not always possible to cover the updates, especially the minor releases of news.

Weekly Roundup
Weekly Roundup

Hence, in this weekly update series, I’ll try to cover all happenings with links and a quick summary for you so that you can stay updated and wrap up your week with a summary.

All the round-up is tagged with “Weekly Roundup” so you can get back to the earlier summary as well.

This week there is two new major hardware manufacturer announced their latest Linux laptops, LibreOffice released the first point release with 7.1 and many app updates.

Linux Weekly Roundup: Applications, Distros, and News – Sep 6, 2020

Distribution Updates

  • EasyOS Releases version 2.4.1 – an experimental Linux distribution which uses many of the technologies and package formats pioneered by Puppy Linux [Read the story]
  • Linux From Scratch (LFS) releases version 10.0 [Read the story]
  • Garuda Linux – Arch-based desktop Linux distribution with a graphical installer and system management tools releases version 200831 [Read the story]
  • Ubuntu DesktopPack releases version 20.04 consists of 13 desktop environment [Read the story]
  • elementary OS 6 Odin – Features and Release dates [Read the story]
  • Q4OS 3.12 released with latest Debian Update [Read the story]

Application Updates

News and Happenings

That’s all for this week’s update. Do stay in touch and don’t forget to follow the weekly update and via social media channels.


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