New in version 2.0 Pre 6

October 9th, 2011
  • Linux kernel 3.0.4
  • support for 4GB+ RAM system (livedvd version)
  • live-gnome: new stable live CD based on the Gnome desktop environment, version 2.32. 3.x will be optionally available as an upgrade when ready
  • live-light: new stable live CD based on the LXDE environment
  • USB 3.0 support for the USB live version of openmamba
  • KDE 4.6.5 (KDE 4.7.x will be available as an update as soon as the changes and tests for painless user upgrades will be completed)
  • Chromium is the new default and recommended browser
  • added support for the open source 'nouveau' video driver for system having an NVIDIA graphical chipset, as well as X.org updates with all other graphic drivers

New in version 2.0 Pre 2 (June 10th, 2010)

  • The second pre-release of openmamba milestone 2 is ready with over 700 software package updates to the latest releases. The system is based on Linux kernel 2.6.31.13 and offers a modern desktop environment that includes KDE (4.4.4), OpenOffice (3.2), Firefox (3.6.3), Amarok (2.3.1) and much more.

New in version 1.1 (August 4th, 2009)

  • all software updates made available afer openmamba 1.0 release
  • 2.6.28.10 kernel with wireless and audio drivers backport with support for the most recent devices
  • wicd network manager for easier access to wireless networks
  • X.org server 1.4 with updated video drivers
  • new installdvd media that allows a full system installation rapidly and without using the network
  • new bootusb media for system startup and installation from an USB storage device
  • update from openmamba milestone1 1.0 can be performed without reinstallation