aLinux, a distribution based on GNU/Linux that aims to replace Microsoft Windows 8 XP/Vista and Apple Mac OS X, is now at version 17.0 Beta 2.aLinux 1.7.0 Beta 2 is based on KDE and features a lot of preinstalled packages, such as GCC, Pidgin, Kwrite, GLIBC, 11 games, Gimp, KView Image Browser, Clam-AV AntiVirus, and more.
Highlights of aLinux 17.0 Beta 2:
• The distribution still uses KDE desktop environment 3.5.10;
• More cloud features have been implemented;
• KOffice Word, Spreadsheet and Presentational programs have been replaced with the more modern "Microsoft Office" contender "Google Drive aka Docs."
More details about this release can be found in the official announcement.
Download aLinux 17.0 Beta 2 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.