Mabox Linux 21.06 Geralt released

I’m happy to publish new Mabox Linux 21.06 release Geralt.
Two iso images with two kernel versions:

  • linux510 – with the latest LTS kernel
  • linux54 – a slightly older LTS kernel that may better support some older hardware

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Mabox Linux 21.05 ISO refresh

Hello Maboxers,
Refreshed ISO images of Mabox Linux 21.05 are available.
The iso images contain all the updates from the Manjaro stable branch as of May 7, 2021 and some small fixes and improvements.

Whats new?

Among the few minor fixes and improvements there are two noteworthy.
Both are about window management.

DirectionalCycleWindows actions
In addition to the usual Alt + Tab, you can now quickly switch between windows with Ctrl + Shift + Arrows.
Focus moves in the direction of the arrows.
Useful especially if you work in many windows on your desktop.

clicksnap
Ctrl + Shift + Left Mouse Button window snapping…
See …


Download

Refreshed ISO images can be downloaded from:
SourceForge
or repo.maboxlinux.org

ISO images are available with two kernel versions:

  • linux510 – with the latest LTS kernel
  • linux54 – a slightly older LTS kernel that may better support some older hardware

If you encounter any issues, please post them at the forum.

Enjoy and stay safe.

Mabox Linux refresh release – 21.04

Hello Maboxers,
Refreshed ISO images of Mabox Linux 21.04 are available.
The iso images contain all the updates from the Manjaro stable branch as of April 1, 2021 and some small fixes and improvements.
This time there are two iso images with two kernel versions:

  • linux510 – with the latest LTS kernel
  • linux54 – a slightly older LTS kernel that may better support some older hardware

Refreshed ISO images can be downloaded from:
SourceForge
or repo.maboxlinux.org

If you encounter any issues, please post them at the forum.

Enjoy and stay safe.

Mabox 21.02 Foltest is here

I am pleased to announce a new release of Mabox Linux 21.02 Foltest.
Mabox is a distribution based on Manjaro, with a preconfigured lightweight Openbox window manager and several specially developed programs and tools. Works great even on weaker computers.
Mabox 21.02 Foltest is equipped with the latest 5.10 LTS kernel, of course you can easily install other kernels and decide which one to run at boot time.
The installer offers the option of choosing free or proprietary drivers – when booting, select the free or non-free option.
This release includes a number of fixes, new/updated packages and new features.

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Mabox Linux 20.10 Eithné released

I am pleased to announce a new release of Mabox Linux 20.10 Eithné.
Next release of Mabox brings a lot of changes and improvements, as well as full Spanish translation made by @ben_chile – Muchas Gracias!
Mabox ships the LTS 5.4 kernel.
There is only one ISO since this release, please choose your language when booting.


Read more about the changes at: What’s new in Mabox 20.10 Eithné

Download location:
SourceForge

or repo.maboxlinux.org/iso/

Enjoy and stay safe.

Mabox 20.08 Dijkstra released

I am pleased to announce the release of Mabox Linux 20.08 Dijkstra.
Mabox is a distribution based on Manjaro, with a preconfigured lightweight Openbox window manager and several specially developed programs and tools. Works great even on weaker computers.
By default, Mabox is equipped with the 5.7 kernel. As in Manjaro, we can easily install other kernels and decide which one to run at boot time.
The installer offers the option of choosing free or proprietary drivers – when booting, select the free or non-free option.

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Mabox Linux 20.02 Calanthe released

I am pleased to announce the official release of Mabox Linux 20.02 Calanthe.
Mabox is a distribution based on Manjaro, with a preconfigured lightweight Openbox window manager and several specially developed programs and tools. Works great even on weaker computers.
By default, Mabox is equipped with the latest 5.4 LTS kernel with extended support. As in Manjaro, we can easily install other kernels and decide which one to run at boot time.
The installer offers the option of choosing free or proprietary drivers – when booting, select the free or non-free option.

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Mabox Linux 20.02 Release Candidate

Work on the release of the new version of Mabox is now coming to an end, today we release the Release Candidate version. In relation to the beta released a week ago, we managed to eliminate many minor shortcomings and refine the Mabox Control Center, improve the functionality of side panels – based on jgmenu – and make improvements to other tools available in Mabox. The default themes supplied with the distribution are ready. We invite you to try Mabox – for example on a virtual machine.

Final release available
ISO image – only 64bit
mabox-en-20.02rc-x86_64.iso

MD5 sum:
5ffdb54cc6798c8c3490cd0a096b4b56

Mabox Linux 20.02 Beta available for testing

The beta of the upcoming new Mabox Linux 20.02 release is now available. People who want to see what’s new, test and possibly help work on the final version by reporting bugs can download an beta ISO image.
Link: mabox-en-20.02-beta-x86_64.iso
md5sum: 4b86af267662b415b9ea8828a40da2dc

Release Candidate is now available, get it here.