[Stable Update] 2018-08-31 – Kernels, Mesa, Qemu, Nvidia, Firefox, Python, Haskell

Hi community,

Welcome to another stable update. So what do we have with this one?

  • added the latest Nvidia driver 390.87
  • we fixed a regression with AUR in pamac v7.0-beta
  • we updated some of our kernels incl. v4.19-rc1
  • added a newer version of linux414-rt
  • linux44 and linux49 should boot now again (fixed issues with L1TF)
  • newer systemd snapshot
  • latest firefox-dev package
  • introducing of AMD-Ucode
  • we updated our adpata-themes
  • we updated our pamac to v7.0-beta
  • firefox-dev got updated to v63.0b1
  • amarok got dropped
  • few XFCE-GTK3 updates
  • the usual python and haskell rebuilds/updates

We hope with all these changes Manjaro to be more efficent for you all.

Our effort and all the needed information about the new security risk can be found here.

So please report back and give us feedback for given changes made to our repositories. Users of our 32-bit Distro should read this.

kind regards

Philip Müller
Manjaro Project Lead

Current supported Kernels

  • linux316 3.16.57
  • linux318 3.18.120 [EOL]
  • linux44 4.4.152
  • linux49 4.9.124
  • linux414 4.14.67
  • linux417 4.17.19 [EOL]
  • linux418 4.18.5
  • linux419 4.19-rc1
  • linux414-rt 4.14.53_rt40
  • linux416-rt 4.16.18_rt11

Package Updates (Fri Aug 31 07:36:42 CEST 2018)

  • community x86_64: 456 new and 448 removed package(s)
  • core x86_64: 21 new and 21 removed package(s)
  • extra x86_64: 140 new and 139 removed package(s)
  • multilib x86_64: 18 new and 17 removed package(s)