Pear OS Changelog

New in version 8 Beta 3

October 4th, 2013
  • My Pear 6 : bug fix
  • Pear Security : bug fix
  • Pear Contacts : bug fix
  • Pear Cloud : Add link to create a Pear ID bug fix
  • Pear Updater : bug fix
  • Pear Icons theme : Updated icons theme for Pear OS 8
  • Pear OS 8 includes the kernel 3.8.0-31
  • Several bug fixes.

New in version 8 Beta 2 (September 7th, 2013)

  • New features:
  • Firefox Omnibar
  • Pear Welcome
  • Updated Packages:
  • As with every new release, packages–applications and software of all kinds–are being updated at a rapid pace. Many of these packages came from an automatic sync from Debian‘s unstable branch; others have been explicitly pulled in for 13.04 Raring Ringtail.
  • Updated software:
  • My Pear 6 : Add setting for personnalise bubble notification color & bug fix
  • Pear Security : Change base language for english & bug fix
  • Pear Contacts : Add setting for Pear Cloud & bug fix
  • Pear Cloud : Add setting for Pear Contact & bug fix
  • Pear Updater : New icon & bug fix
  • Pear Icons theme : Updated icons theme for Pear OS 8
  • Pear OS 8 includes the kernel 3.8.0-30
  • Several bug fixes:
  • #25 : Pear Cloud share folder
  • #26 : Pear Security SRM
  • #20 : Pear Security
  • #21 : Pear Security Rootkit
  • #18 : My Theater fault
  • #17 : DVD’s not playing
  • #30 : Error opening Pear Contact
  • #16 : Pear Updater daemon error
  • #29 : Pear update gives a notification error
  • #31 : Multiple popus for update

New in version 8 Beta 1 (August 27th, 2013)

  • New feature in Beta 1:
  • My Pear 6
  • Clean My Pear 2
  • Pear Cloud
  • Pear PPA Manager 3
  • Pear Security
  • Pear Contacts
  • My Theater
  • Pear System Info
  • Miro replaced by Musique
  • Updated Packages:
  • As with every new release, packages–applications and software of all kinds–are being updated at a rapid pace. Many of these packages came from an automatic sync from Debian‘s unstable branch; others have been explicitly pulled in for 13.04 Raring Ringtail.
  • Updated software
  • Updated kernel
  • Updated Pear OS 8 Theme
  • Updated Pear Os Icons Theme
  • New Pear iOS 8 theme
  • New logo for Pear
  • Updated Plymouth theme
  • Pear OS 8 includes the kernel 3.8.0-29
  • Several bug fixes:
  • #10 – Auto login bug fixe
  • #4 – software settings load correctly
  • #6 – empty trash now work (64 bit)
  • #2 – Ubuntu software load correctly

New in version 8 Alpha 2 (August 3rd, 2013)

  • New panel
  • New boot splash
  • Updated theme & icons
  • Pear Spotlight (search)
  • Notification Center (new version)
  • Miro as default player
  • and more….

New in version 8 Alpha 1 (July 27th, 2013)

  • New panel
  • New boot splash
  • Updated theme & icons
  • Pear Spotlight (search)
  • Notification Center (new version)
  • Miro as default player
  • and more….

New in version 7 (April 4th, 2013)

  • Based on ubuntu 12.10 without Unity and the GNOME panel; new Pear Linux Shell (7.0) based on Wingpanel and plank; new Pear Linux theme and new icon theme; it is now faster and uses fewer resources; new boot splash and login screen; new desktop notifications with Notification Center; new Pear OS Software Center; new Mission Control; new Virtual Desktop Switcher; Based on Kernel 3.5.0-23 but you could install with corella-kernel repository the kernel 3.7.10 and kernel 3.8.5. New software with CleanMyPear : a cleaning system ; New version of MyPear 4 : customize your system ; PPA Manager : Add pap source easily : New About this computer will show info about your computer ; New Audio Player On Air : fork of Noise player : Back In time : a clone of Apple Time Machine ; Geary Mail : LibreOffice 4.0.1…

New in version 7 Beta 2 (April 3rd, 2013)

  • Several bug fixed
  • Cleaning system
  • Bug in cups
  • Issues in locales
  • Locales bug fixed

New in version 6.1 (January 13th, 2013)

  • Pear PPA Manager
  • Pear Cleaner
  • Software updated
  • Kernel Updated

New in version 6 Alpha 4 (October 6th, 2012)

  • New Dock : The dock is no longer based on Docky (mono code has been removed) It is now faster and use less resources.
  • New : Pear Linux Repository
  • New : Pear Web Browser manager 1.0.2
  • Update : Pear Aurora 1.0.2
  • Update : Pear Panel 1.0.1
  • Update : Pear Control Center 1.0.2
  • Update : Pear Wifi 1.1
  • Update : Pear Linux theme 1.0.2
  • Update : Pear Linux icons 1.0.2
  • Fixed a bug on CPU load
  • Launchpad come back on "Pear Linux 6" button
  • New Pear Linux Backgrounds
  • New : Firefox for Pear Linux 15.1
  • Flash Player installed (thank for the Fr0zen's script)
  • Pear Linux's Bleachbit version

New in version 6 Alpha 1 (September 14th, 2012)

  • Based on ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS without unity and gnome panel
  • New Pear Linux Shell (6.0)
  • New Pear Linux Panel (1.0)
  • Pear Linux control center (fork of gnome control center)
  • Updated and corrected version of Pear Appstore (6.0)
  • Updated software
  • Linux kernel 3.2 with PAE
  • New Pear Linux theme and new icon theme
  • New boot splash
  • New login screen
  • New desktop notification

New in version 4.0 (March 24th, 2012)

  • Comice OS Shell
  • Pear Appstore
  • Skype
  • Libreoffice

New in version 4 (February 11th, 2012)

  • Fixed a bug on boot (GRUB)
  • Fixed a bug with the driver manager
  • Fixed a bug during the end of installtion
  • Fixed some configurations files
  • Fixed sources.list and lsb-release
  • Update of various software
  • Fixed a little bug of Pear Appstore
  • VIRTUALBOX:
  • To install Virtualbox drivers, please use the drivers provided by virtualbox and not those of the software "Additional Drivers".
  • ATI DRIVERS:
  • To install the ATI drivers, please download the latest version at the following site:
  • http://support.amd.com/fr/gpudownload/linux/Pages/radeon_linux.aspx
  • NVIDIA DRIVERS:
  • If Nvidia driver will not install properly by the software "Additional Drivers",download the latest version at the following site:
  • http://www.nvidia.com/object/unix.html
  • This version has been tested with:
  • VirtualBox 4.1.8
  • Parallels Desktop 7.0.14920
  • VMWare Fusion 4.1.1
  • And notebook...
  • AMD Dual Core E-450 APU with Radeon HD Graphics
  • 4 GB memory
  • 500 GB Hard Drive

New in version 3.0 (December 14th, 2011)

  • Based on GNOME 3

New in version 2.5 (November 15th, 2011)

  • New user interface - New version
  • Kernel Linux 3.0.0.10 x86-64 - New version
  • X.org 7.6 -update
  • Wifi drivers -update
  • Opera Software, Clementine, Shotwell, Cheese... -update
  • Pear OS Control Center - New version
  • Pear OS Appstore - New
  • Back in Time - update
  • Multitouch - update
  • Natural Scrolling - update
  • Quick View - update
  • Pear Office - update
  • Multilingual - update