Monthly Archive: July 2016

Second preview of Manjaro Ellada released

One week passed and we are happy to present our second preview release of Ellada. Overall changes Our KDE edition gained Plasma 5.7, Framework 5.24 and Apps 16.04. We struggled much with QT 5.7, which changed the handling of GTK theming, however this we were able to solve more or less. Our Manjaro Settings Manager […]

[Testing Update] 2016-07-26 – Linux v4.7.0, Haskell, Python, Kmod

Another three days passed and we have a new update-pack. Finally we have linux47 4.7.0 in our repositories. We also found the issue why VirtualBox doesn’t like kernels higher than v4.4. It is a combination of iomem and plymouth. By adding iomem=relaxed to your kernel command line in grub it boots just fine. Other than […]

Manjaro has now a new bugtracker

A lot of our community members asked for a bugtracker so we can plan and develop faster with a common overview on what is missing or should get fixed, rather than having it for each sub-project separately. Please register to the new bugtracker and transfer your issues over from our github projects.

First preview of Manjaro Ellada released

More than a month passed and it seemed to be a little calm around Manjaro Linux. Behind the curtain however we worked hard to get ready for our next stable release we will call Ellada. Overall changes Our KDE edition gained Plasma 5.7, Framework 5.24 and Apps 16.04. We struggled much with QT 5.7, which […]

[Testing Update] 2016-07-22 – Cinnamon, Deepin, Nvidia, Qbittorrent

Two days passed and we have a new update set of packages. We fixed some QT 5.7 theme issues in Cinnamon, updated Metacity for Deepin, Owncloud and Qbittorrent plus some python packages. The missing nvidia-drm modul got added to our Nvidia 367.35 packages. We are still evaluating a way on how to get a unified […]

[Testing Update] 2016-07-19 – Cinnamon, Bluez, MSM, Xorg-Server

Two days passed and we have a new update set of packages. We updated bluez, cinnamon and some python packages. Manjaro settings manager got some small corrections in regard of displaying translations and function fixes. Additionally we added some needed fixes to our Xorg-Server, so mouse cursors will show up now probably in some games. […]

Working on a new homepage

Some of you might remember this old wordpress launch page back from 2014. We are currently thinking of rewriting our page completely, as WordPress is not the way to go anymore these days. Hugo is a new fast and modern static web engine which also works with github pages for your promotional usage. I already […]