4MLinux Core Changelog

New in version 11.1 Beta

February 2nd, 2015
  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 11.1 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.27, GNU C Library 2.20, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including NVIDIA and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 11.1 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.2 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 11.0 (January 24th, 2015)

  • The status of the 4MLinux 11.0 series has been changed to STABLE. Major changes in the core of the system, which now includes GNU C Library 2.20 and GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.2. The development of some of the 4MLinux editions has been dropped, but at the same time new 4MLinux spins have been announced.

New in version 11.0 Beta (December 11th, 2014)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 11.0 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.23, GNU C Library 2.20, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including NVIDIA and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 11.0 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.2 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 10.1 Beta (October 16th, 2014)

  • The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.19, GNU C Library 2.19, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 10.1 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.1 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 10.0 Beta (August 28th, 2014)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 10.0 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.14.16, GNU C Library 2.19, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 10.0 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.9.1 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 9.1 Beta (July 10th, 2014)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 9.1 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.12.23, GNU C Library 2.19, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 9.1 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.2 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 9.0 Beta (May 21st, 2014)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 9.0 series. The system includes: the Linux kernel 3.12.18, GNU C Library 2.19, and BusyBox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 9.0 applications have been compiled with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.2 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 8.2 Beta (April 1st, 2014)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 8.2 series. The system includes: Linux 3.12.13, glibc 2.18, and Busybox 1.22.1. Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website. All 4MLinux 8.2 applications have been compiled under Fedora 20 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.2.

New in version 8.0 Beta (December 27th, 2013)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 8.0 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.10.23, glibc 2.18, and Busybox 1.21.1.
  • Additional firmware and drivers (including Gallium3D, NVIDIA, and AMD video drivers) can be downloaded from the 4MLinux website.
  • All 4MLinux 8.0 applications have been compiled under Fedora 20 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.1.

New in version 7.2 Beta (November 9th, 2013)

  • The system includes: Linux 3.10.17, glibc 2.17, and Busybox 1.21.1. All 4MLinux 7.2 applications have been compiled under Fedora 19 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.1.

New in version 7.1 Beta (September 23rd, 2013)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 7.1 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.10.11, glibc 2.17, and Busybox 1.21.1.
  • All 4MLinux 7.0 applications have been compiled under Fedora 19 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.8.1.

New in version 6.0 (March 18th, 2013)

  • This is a core system (about 5 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 6.0 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.8.2, glibc 2.16, and Busybox 1.20.2.
  • All 4MLinux 6.0 applications have been compiled under Fedora 18 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.7.2.

New in version 5.1 (January 13th, 2013)

  • The system includes: Linux 3.7.1, glibc 2.15, and Busybox 1.20.2. All 4MLinux 5.1 applications have been compiled under Fedora 17 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.7.0.

New in version 5.0 (November 19th, 2012)

  • This is a core system (4.9 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 5.0 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.6.3, glibc 2.15, and Busybox 1.20.2.
  • All 4MLinux 5.0 applications have been compiled under Fedora 17 (x86/32-bit/SMP) with GNU Compiler Collection 4.7.0.

New in version 4.1 (October 11th, 2012)

  • This version has the same features as 4MLinux 4.1 BETA with the additional possibility of a fully automatic upgrade to 4MLinux Allinone Edition.
  • There are two versions available to download, 4MLinux-4.1.iso (with a GUI which requires 256MB of RAM) and 4MLinux-4.1-installer.iso (with a TUI which requires 128MB of RAM).
  • Both versions can be installed to a hard disk (and later updated to 4MLinux Allinone Edition, if desired).
  • Automatic downloading and installing of some additional components (e.g., Opera 12.02 and LibreOffice 3.6.2) is also possible.

New in version 4.1 Beta (October 1st, 2012)

  • The main features are: maintenance (4MLinux Backup Scripts and Clam AntiVirus 0.97.6), multimedia (MPlayer SVN-r35119-4.6.2, FFmpeg Git-2012.08.26, and xine 1.2.2), mini-server (FTP, HTTP, SSH, and SFTP), and mystery (meaning small Linux games). X Window System is based on JWM 2.1.0 and the FOX toolkit 1.6.46 (with X File Explorer 1.33). Both Ethernet (including WiFi) and dial-up (including fast USB modems) networking are supported. Basic 3D acceleration (via X.Org with Mesa 8.04) can be enabled for many Intel, NVIDIA, and AMD video cards. The size of the 4MLinux ISO image is about 53 MB.

New in version 4.1 (September 25th, 2012)

  • This will be a core system (4.8 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 4.1 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.5.1, glibc 2.14.90, and Busybox 1.20.2.
  • All 4MLinux 4.1 applications have been compiled under Fedora 16 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 4.0 Core (July 30th, 2012)

  • This will be a core system (4.8 MB in size) for the 4MLinux 4.0 series.
  • The system includes: Linux 3.4.2, glibc 2.14.90, and Busybox 1.20.1.
  • All 4MLinux-4.0 applications have been compiled under Fedora 16 (x86/32-bit/SMP)

New in version 3.3 (May 21st, 2012)

  • Linux 3.3.1,
  • glibc 2.13,
  • Busybox 1.19.4.
  • All 4MLinux-3.3 applications have been compiled under Slackware 13.37 (x86/32-bit/SMP).

New in version 3.2 (March 21st, 2012)

  • X libraries have been updated, and the core items are now: libxcb 1.7, libX11 1.4.3, libXt 1.1.1, and libXaw 1.0.9

New in version 3.1 (November 14th, 2011)

  • kernel 3.0.0
  • glibc 2.13
  • gcc 4.5.2

New in version 2.2 (May 9th, 2011)

  • kernel 2.6.34.8,
  • glibc 2.11.1,
  • gcc 4.4.4.

New in version 2.1 (February 21st, 2011)

  • This will be a core system for the 4MLinux 2.1 series.
  • The system includes Linux 2.6.32.28, glibc 2.11.1, and Busybox 1.18.2.

New in version 2.0 (January 14th, 2011)

  • All 4MLinux applications have been compiled under Slackware 13.1 (x86/32-bit/SMP): kernel 2.6.33.4, glibc 2.11.1, and gcc 4.4.4.

New in version 1.2 (November 22nd, 2010)

  • The Nano text editor was added to handle help files.
  • Additional kernel modules for Bluetooth devices were added.
  • The BlueZ library and utilities are used to manage mobile modems via Bluetooth interface.