SabayonLinux x86/x86-64 miniEdition 3.1

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SabayonLinux x86/x86-64 miniEdition 3.1

Post by lxnay » Mon Oct 09, 2006 19:36

ANNOUNCE: SabayonLinux x86/x86-64 miniEdition 3.1

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October 09th, 2006 - The Internet:

"Sabayon is an Italian dessert made with egg yolks, sugar, a sweet liquor (usually Marsala wine), and sometimes cream or whole eggs. It is a very light custard, which has been whipped to incorporate a large amount of air."

The World's first and fastest Gentoo Linux powered distribution now has made a new record, AIGLX and XGL support on a single, powerful and cutting edge LiveCD, thanks to Mr. Beryl, Dr. Emerald (and the Beryl Project team) and the full power of hardware accelerated GLX_EXT_texture_from_pixmap. We were the first to support XGL on a Live system, and now, we are yet again the first to support the future of the Desktop Linux platform. We are proud to provide you the best Linux experience.

SabayonLinux x86/x86-64 miniEdition, commonly called the "mini", is the CD release of the latest SabayonLinux x86/x86-64 DVD. The creation of this special version, has been made with an automatic script that shrinks down the whole chroot jail by removing every duplicated, useless or server-oriented package. The multimedia features of these special editions are kept intact. So, enjoy that beautiful piece of software on a single CD!

NEW FEATURES and BUG FIXES since the 3.05 miniEditions:
  • X.Org Monitor autodetection (you can force a resolution with res=1280x1024 - for example)
  • AIGLX and XGL now works nicely on Intel and ATi video cards
  • nvidia.ko and fglrx.ko now are generated at runtime
  • Fixed /scripts/emerge-kernel.sh
  • Small updates to the Installer
  • Removed Compiz-Quinnstorm (now Beryl is used for both XGL and AIGLX)
  • Updated X.Org ATI Drivers to 6.6.3
IMPORTANT NOTES:
  • This distribution contains libdvdcss read this if you live in the U.S. !.
  • This distribution contains proprietary and non-GPL softwares too (Examples: NVIDIA, ATI, Google, etc). Before running them, be sure to read their license and agree with that, otherwise, just remove those applications. To run SabayonLinux without Proprietary drivers, just use "noproprietary" boot flag.
  • Reiser4 is no more available, will be back with 2.6.20 kernel.
  • Trademarks are property of their respective owners, everywhere.
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RESOURCES for SabayonLinux x86-64 miniEdition 3.05: Upgrade Feature - Portage Snapshots
You need these Portage Snapshots to accomplish the Upgrade function when running miniEditions
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