GhostBSD LXDE 3.0 RC1 Available for Testing

Many new applications have been added to the distribution

By on September 8th, 2012 09:34 GMT

GhostBSD LXDE, a FreeBSD-based operating system based on LXDE desktop environment, is now at version 3.0 RC1.

Highlights of GhostBSD LXDE 3.0 RC1:

• FreeBSD 9.0 Beta 1 has been updated to FreeBSD 9.1 RC1;
• Bxpkg has been fixed and is now using the 9-stable pkg instead of 9.0 pkg. (FreeBSD 9-stable pkg might change that can cause you error with the pkg manager.);
• The distribution fits on a CD again;
• WiFi configuration in /etc/rc.conf has been fixed;
• Gnome Mplayer has been replaced by Parole media player;
• Gxneur has been added for switching keyboard layout;
• Gedit has been replaced by Leafpad;
• Audacious was replaced with Xfmedia;
• XScreenSaver was added to the distribution.

Download GhostBSD 3.0 LXDE RC1 right now from Softpedia. Remember that this is a beta version and it should NOT be installed on production machines. It is intended for testing purposes only.