Alpine Linux 2.6.5 Is Only for People Who Are Not Afraid of the Terminal

The latest version of this distribution can be downloaded from Softpedia

By on October 4th, 2013 08:11 GMT

The Alpine Team has just announced that Alpine Linux 2.6.5, a community-developed operating system designed for x86 Routers, Firewalls, VPNs, VoIP and servers, is now available for download.

Alpine Linux 2.6.5 has received a huge number of changes and new features, and one of the most important is the implementation of a new Linux kernel, 3.10.13.

A number of important applications have been updated such as phpmyadmin 4.0.7, Roundcube Mail 0.9.4, subversion 1.7.13, and MySQL 5.5.34.

Other major changes include various updates and fixes. For example, a fix has been implemented in order to allow prematurely script execution under certain conditions, and another fix has been added for memory map on PIE executables.

The complete changelog for Alpine Linux 2.6.5 can be found on the official website. Download Alpine Linux 2.6.5 right now from Softpedia.

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