Finnix 92.1 release notes

Finnix, the LiveCD for system administrators

Finnix 92.0 boot.png

Vitals

  • Linux 2.6.26 (based on Debian 2.6.26-7)
  • Debian testing (2008-11-23)
  • Packages: x86 (366), PowerPC (356)
  • Development codename: Crandon
  • Build: 2296 (x86), 192 (PowerPC)

Download

Filename Arch Size Released
finnix-92.1.iso x86 111MiB 2008-12-03
finnix-ppc-92.1.iso PowerPC 123MiB 2008-12-03

MD5 checksums

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Known issues

  • None at this time.

Major new features

New Linux kernel

Linux 2.6.26 is included with Finnix 92.1.

Changes

92.0 -> 92.1

  • dist-upgrade
  • Upgraded kernels to 2.6.26 (Debian 2.6.26-7).
  • Added space after boot parameters in x86 boot menu. To add extra boot parameters, simply select a menu item, press Tab, then start typing extra parameters.
  • Re-added F2 cheat codes x86 boot screen, which did not carry over in the menu transition.
  • Removed dvdrtools (functionality is replicated in wodim).
  • Added emad, an action-adventure side-scrolling RPG platformer about a boy and his loving pet pig in 38th-century Scotland.
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