Sunday, November 12, 2017

4MLinux 24.0 Core BETA released.

4MLinux 24.0 Core running in VirtualBox

This is a core system (only about 10 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 24 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 4.9.52, GNU C Library 2.25, and BusyBox 1.27.2. The 4MLinux 24 series uses GNU Compiler Collection 7.1.0 to compile programs designed for the i686 architecture.

Despite its extremely small size, 4MLinux Core supports all possible boot options: BIOS with 32-bit CPU, BIOS with 64-bit CPU, UEFI with 32-bit firmware, and UEFI with 64-bit firmware.

Download link:
4MLinux-24.0-core.iso


Saturday, November 4, 2017

Problem with automatic updates.

The problem was reported here:
https://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/4mlinux-115/a-few-issues-with-version-23-0-stable-4175616910/

This bug is related to the LILO boot loader and it may affect all users trying to update the 4MLinux 22 series by executing the "zk update" command.

SOLUTION:
When the update is over, execute the "lilo" command and reboot your machine. After rebooting everything should work fine.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

4MLinux 22 is now OLD STABLE.

The status of the 4MLinux 22 series has been changed to OLD STABLE. All users must update before March 2018 (EOL).

4MLinux 21 reaches its EOL.

The status of the 4MLinux 21 series has been changed to UNSUPPORTED. All users must update ASAP.

4MLinux 23.0 STABLE released.

 4MLinux 23.0

The status of the 4MLinux 23.0 series has been changed to STABLE. Create your own images with GIMP 2.8.22, edit your documents with LibreOffice 5.4.3.1 and GNOME Office (AbiWord 3.0.2 with Gnumeric 1.12.35), share your files using DropBox 37.4.29, surf the Internet with Firefox 56.0 and Chromium 61.0.3163.100, stay in touch with your friends via Skype 5.5.0.1 and Thunderbird 52.4.0, enjoy your music collection with Audacious 3.9, watch your favorite videos with MPlayer SVN-r37931 and VLC 2.2.6, play games powered by Mesa 17.0.4 and Wine 2.19. You can also setup the 4MLinux LAMP Server (Linux 4.9.52, Apache 2.4.28, MariaDB 10.2.9, PHP 5.6.31 and PHP 7.0.24). Perl 5.24.1 and Python 2.7.13 are also available. 

4MLinux 23.0 comes with much improved support for FAAC, GIF, JPEG 2000, Monkey's Audio and Musepack file formats. GNOME Office (AbiWord with Gnumeric) has been added as a downloadable extension. Full support for SCSI, RAID and LVM devices is now available out of the box. And finally, the biggest change is related to the installation script, which now makes it possible to install 4MLinux on ext2, ext3, ext4, ReiserFS, JFS, XFS, Btrfs, and NILFS2 partitions.

List of packages: 

Download link:

Sunday, October 29, 2017

4MRescueKit 23.0 available for donors.

4MRescueKit 23.0

4MRescueKit provides its users with software for antivirus protection, data backup, disk partitioning, and data recovery. It is distributed in the form of a multiboot CD, which includes four (extremely small) operating systems. 
This release has Antivirus Live CD 23.0-0.99.2, BakAndImgCD 23.0, 4MParted 23.0, and 4MRecover 23.0. 

Detailed description:
4MLinux Blog

4MRescueKit is available exclusively for donors:
4MLinux Forum

Download:
4MLinux Website

Sunday, October 22, 2017

TheSSS 23.0 available for download.

RAID management via Webmin in TheSSS 23.0

This is a major release based on the 4MLinux Server 23.0, meaning that the components of the LAMP server are now: Linux 4.9.52, Apache 2.4.28, MariaDB 10.2.9, and PHP (5.6.31 and 7.0.24). Webmin has been updated to the version 1.850. Much improved support for SCSI, RAID and LVM devices is now available out of the box. And finally, the biggest change is related to the installation script, which now makes it possible to install TheSSS on ext2, ext3, ext4, reiserfs, jfs, xfs, btrfs, and nilfs2 partitions.

You can update your TheSSS by executing the "zk update" command (fully automatic process).

Online help:
http://4mlinux.blogspot.com/

Demo:
http://server2.4mlinux.com/

More:

Sunday, October 15, 2017

4MRecover 23.0 BETA released.

  4MRecover 23.0

4MRecover is a small live CD designed for data recovery. It's a part of 4MRescueKit, which in turn is one of the three main 4MLinux releases available for download.
This version includes TestDisk 7.0 and it uses 4MLinux 23.0 as the base system. 

Download link:
4MRecover-23.0.iso

Sunday, October 8, 2017

4MParted 23.0 BETA released.

GParted 0.29.0

4MParted is a very small live CD designed for disk partitioning. It's a part of 4MRescueKit, which in turn is one of the three main 4MLinux releases available for download.
This version includes GParted 0.29.0 and it uses 4MLinux 23.0 as the base system.

Download link:
4MParted-23.0.iso

Sunday, October 1, 2017

4MLinux 22.3 STABLE released.

 Mario (Java version) running in 4MLinux 22.2

This is a minor (point) release in the 4MLinux STABLE channel, which comes with the Linux kernel 4.9.49. The 4MLinux Server now includes Apache 2.4.27, MariaDB 10.2.8, and PHP 7.0.23 (see this post for more details). Additionally, some popular programs (Dropbox, Java, Skype) have been updated, too
4MLinux 22.3 is the first release that includes the r8168 Realtek Ethernet driver. 

You can update your 4MLinux by executing the "zk update" command in your terminal (fully automatic process).

Download link:
4MLinux-22.3.iso

Saturday, September 16, 2017

TheSSS 22.3 available for download.

Netwatch launched remotely on server2.4mlinux.com

This is a minor (point) release based on the 4MLinux Server 22.3, meaning that the components of the LAMP server are now: Linux 4.9.49, Apache 2.4.27, MariaDB 10.2.8, and PHP (5.6.31 and 7.0.23). PHP Command Line Interface (aka PHP CLI) has been added to both the PHP packages. Additionally, the SSHFS support is now available out of the box.

You can update your TheSSS by executing the "zk update" command (fully automatic process).

Demo:
http://server2.4mlinux.com/

More:

Sunday, September 10, 2017

BakAndImgCD 23.0 available for download.

BakAndImgCD 23.0

BakAndImgCD is an official 4MLinux fork, which has been designed to perform the following two tasks: data backup (the supported filesystems are: btrfs, ext2, ext3, ext4, f2fs, fat16, fat32, hfs, hfs+, jfs, nilfs2, ntfs, reiser4, reiserfs, and xfs) and disk imaging (using Partimage, Partclone, and GNU ddrescue). This release is based on the 4MLinux Backup Scripts 23.0.

More: 
http://bakandimgcd.4mlinux.com/

Sunday, September 3, 2017

4MLinux 22.2 STABLE released.

Baka MPlayer in 4MLinux 22.2

This is a minor (point) release in the 4MLinux STABLE channel, which comes with the Linux kernel 4.9.43. The 4MLinux Server now includes Apache 2.4.27, MariaDB 10.2.7, and PHP 7.0.22 (see this post for more details). Additionally, some popular programs (Audacious, Dropbox, FileZilla) have been updated, too
4MLinux 22.2 provides better support for removable USB drives to fix the problem reported here.

You can update your 4MLinux by executing the "zk update" command in your terminal (fully automatic process).

Download link:
4MLinux-22.2.iso

Sunday, August 20, 2017

TheSSS 22.2 available for download.

BIND 9.11.2 managed via Webmin

This is a minor (point) release based on the 4MLinux Server 22.2, meaning that the components of the LAMP server are now: Linux 4.9.43, Apache 2.4.27, MariaDB 10.2.7, and PHP (both 5.6.31 and 7.0.22). The following server software has also been updated: BIND (9.11.2) and Stunnel (5.42).

You can update your TheSSS by executing the "zk update" command (fully automatic process).

Demo:
http://server2.4mlinux.com/

More:

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Antivirus Live CD 23.0-0.99.2 available for download.

Antivirus Live CD 23.0-0.99.2

Antivirus Live CD is an official 4MLinux fork including the ClamAV scanner. It's designed for users who need a lightweight live CD, which will help them to protect their computers against viruses. The latest version 23.0-0.99.2 is based on 4MLinux 23.0 and ClamAV 0.99.2.

More: 
http://antiviruslivecd.4mlinux.com

Friday, August 4, 2017

4MLinux 22.1 STABLE released.

Xarchiver in 4MLinux 22.1

This is a minor (point) release in the 4MLinux STABLE channel, which comes with the Linux kernel 4.9.40. The 4MLinux Server now includes Apache 2.4.27, MariaDB 10.2.7, and PHP 7.0.21 (see this post for more details). Additionally, some popular programs (Chromium, Java, PeaZip, SMTube) have been updated, too
The 4MLinux ISO is about 100 MB bigger (than it used to be) due to the changes in the 4MLinux initrd image, which now includes the full set of the Linux firmware to provide better support for modern Ethernet and WiFi cards.

You can update your 4MLinux by executing the "zk update" command in your terminal (fully automatic process).

Download link:
4MLinux-22.2.iso