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 3.aLinux 1.7.0 Beta 3 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 3:
• A problem with some USB hardware that were not being detected during the initial "Install" or in "Live!" mode, has been fixed;
• The distribution now gives more time to SCSI devices, such as USB pendrives and CD/DVDs, to initialize;
• Three missing applications, used for decoding and playing DVD media, have been added.
More details about this release can be found in the official announcement.
Download aLinux 17.0 Beta 3 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.