Precise Puppy 5.7 Brings Pidgin and PeasyGlue

The latest version of this Puppy distro can be downloaded from Softpedia

By on July 29th, 2013 14:31 GMT

Precise Puppy 5.7, a distribution built from Ubuntu Precise Pangolin 12.04.2, alongside the binary DEB packages, providing full compatibility with Ubuntu and access to the vast Ubuntu package repository, has been released.

Precise Puppy 5.7 features two web browsers, SeaMonkey and Opera, and a lot of other new features and fixes.

Highlights of Precise Puppy 5.7:

• The "retro flavour" has received analog modem drivers for agrsm, dgcmodem, ess, conexant hcf/hsf, Intel 536/537, lucent, pctel, smartlink, and more.;
• Many libraries have been updated;
• The PeasyGlue application has been added;
• Pidgin has been added as the default chat client;
• The distribution is based on Linux kernel 3.9.11.

Check out the official announcement for more details about this new version.

Ubuntu 12.04.2 Precise Pangolin is a 5-year long-term supported release; therefore, Precise Puppy will be also supported for the amount of time.

Download Precise Puppy 5.7
right now from Softpedia.

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