Finnix 91.1 release notes

Finnix, the LiveCD for system administrators

Finnix 91.1 boot.png

Vitals

  • Linux 2.6.24 (based on Debian 2.6.24-4)
  • Debian testing (2008-03-02)
  • Packages: x86, PowerPC
  • Development codename: Crivitz
    • Yes, Crivitz was accidentally used for both 89.2 and 91.1
  • Build: 2185 (x86), 180 (PowerPC)

Download

Filename Arch Size Released
finnix-91.1.iso x86 107MiB 2008-03-04
finnix-ppc-91.1.iso PowerPC 117MiB 2008-03-04

MD5 checksums

f14e3da11265d5ca04cb79ac8ad7c3c0  finnix-91.1.iso
f77557a9cc61752f1a190b31d4b2434f  finnix-ppc-91.1.iso

GPG signatures

finnix-91.1.iso

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux)

iD8DBQBHy6CpKZYQqSA+yiURAkCRAJ9M5raJ46El31Z6ilhmq5tisvCXJACbBEiN
6WuAwv5RGgQ8Yqmb+DZ9vZM=
=nSEJ
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

finnix-ppc-91.1.iso

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.6 (GNU/Linux)

iD8DBQBHy6vvKZYQqSA+yiURAhzZAJ4v1lTPXVmtG+t9kWF790hpjz6sAACfV07Y
hz3ZW+LjZgMubst/P+EDuQg=
=g/uy
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

Known issues

  • None at this time.

Major new features

  • Bugfix/maintenance release.

Changes

91.0 -> 91.1

  • dist-upgrade
  • Upgraded 2.6.24 kernels to version based on Debian's 2.6.24-4
  • Fixed looping software RAID detection bug
  • finnix-thumbdrive: Fixed udev race condition
  • finnix-thumbdrive: Added large drive (>1GB) "support"
  • memtest86+ upgraded to 2.01
  • Added Smart Boot Manager to x86 boot menu ("sbm" at the boot prompt)
  • Replaced netcat-traditional with netcat-openbsd
  • Replaced elinks/elinks-data with elinks-lite
  • Removed tshark, reiser4progs
  • Various size cleanups
Personal tools