Monthly Archive: March 2013

Second Release Candidate of 0.8.5 online

More features, more refinements, and more user-friendliness characterises the release of Manjaro 0.8.5-rc2. A common problem with every Linux Distribution is the installation of language localisation packages. With our graphical tool Manjaro Settings Manager we want to make that as easy as possible. Therefore we created nice wizards which will guide you through each step. […]

First Release Candidate of 0.8.5 online

More features, more refinements, and more user-friendliness characterises the release of Manjaro 0.8.5-rc1. A common problem with every Linux Distribution is the installation of language localisation packages. With our graphical tool Manjaro Settings Manager we want to make that as easy as possible. Therefore we created nice wizards which will guide you through each step. […]

Stable repositories got updated

Today’s merge of Manjaro-Stable from our Manjaro-Testing repositories will bring these changes: 13 new packages updated in basis, including kernel updates (i686/x86_64) pamac and octopi updates (i686/x86_64) 8 updates in platform (i686/x86_64) 20 new packages updated in extra (i686/x86_64). 25 new packages updated in community, including lightdm and virtualbox updates (i686/x86_64) Everybody still using the […]

New Openbox-Lite flavour has been released!

Only the hardcore need apply to this latest Manjaro flavour, which provides a minimalist yet highly configurable Openbox base for more experienced users and Openbox enthusiasts to build upon. The fastest, lightest, and most versatile flavour available, this is a completely different beast than the Openbox-Synapse release. Equally suitable for both older, less powerful computers […]

Manjaro 0.8.5 Preview3 released – find what we might have missed

More features, more refinements, and more user-friendliness characterises the release of Manjaro 0.8.5-pre3. A common problem with every Linux Distribution is the installation for language translation packages. With our graphical tool Manjaro Settings Manager we want to make that as easy as possible. Therefore we created nice wizards which will guide you thru each step. […]

Stable repositories got updated

Today’s merge of Manjaro-Stable from our Manjaro-Testing repositories will bring these changes: 5 new packages updated in basis, including kernel updates (i686/x86_64) 9 new packages updated in addon, including manjaroiso updates, live-installer introduction (i686/x86_64) 9 updates in platform (i686/x86_64) 120 new packages updated in extra, including calligra update (i686/x86_64). 71/67 new packages updated in community, […]

Manjaro Linux Settings Manager – Language Support

Shipping all those language packages bloats our LiveCDs enormous.  Here is a solution 🙂 A first draft of Manjaro Settings Manager is now available. I concentrated on the language support page. The user gets informed with a system-tray notification if additional language package are available. These can be easily installed with the settings manager and […]

Manjaro 0.8.5-pre2 released – Updated graphical installer

We want to thank our great community for helping us squashing some nasty bugs found in our first preview featuring our new graphical installer. Lot’s of issues were related on the problem setting up a proper keyboard layout. Another issue was the installation of translation-packages for libreoffice, firefox and thunderbird. Including todays update-pack from our […]

Stable repositories got updated

Today’s merge of Manjaro-Stable from our Manjaro-Testing repositories will bring these changes: 10 new packages in basis, including nvidia 313.26, systemd 198, keyboardctl 0.1.0 (i686, x86_64, lib32) 5 new packages in addon, including our new graphical installer and manjaroiso updates (i686, x86_64) 14 new packages in platform (i686, x86_64) 711 new packages in extra, including […]