Netrunner 12.12.1 Distro Is Based on KDE 4.9.4

The latest version of this distribution can be downloaded from Softpedia

By on January 24th, 2013 10:30 GMT

Netrunner 12.12.1, a GNU/Linux distribution based on Kubuntu, featuring KDE as the default desktop environment, and integrating many GNOME/GTK+ programs to make it Ubuntu compatible, has been released on January 23.

Netrunner 12.12.1 comes with mostly updates, but some of them are quite important, as we can see below:

• KDE was updated to version 4.9.4 from Kubuntu backports;
• Mozilla Firefox was updated to version 18.0;
• VLC was updated to version 2.0.5;
• The Linux kernel has been updated to version 3.5;
• LibreOffice was updated to version 3.6.2;
• Other important applications such as Skype, Gimp, Krita, Gwenview, Kdenlive, Telepathy Messenger, Muon Discover, Virtualbox, WINE, and Tomahawk, have been added to the distribution.

A complete changelog with all the updates can be found in the official release announcement.

Download Netrunner 12.12.1 right now from Softpedia.