Coming up in this episode
- Opening up an Arcade!
- A Community of Linux Distros
- The grand tour!
- Flatpak or Snap? How bout no.
- We blend in with our desktop environment
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Linux Lite the History
- When people share knowledge, everyone benefits
- The 26th of October, 2012, Windows 8 was released and generally available.
- Linux Lite 1.0.0, based on Ubuntu 12.04, launched on the 26th of October, 2012 in defiance of Microsoft and Windows 8.
- 1.0.2 came 30 days later on November 25th, 2012
- 1.0.4 released on the 1st of February, 2013.
- In June, 2013, 1.0.6 dropped. This release also marked the opening of the Linux Lite Shop.
- February 12, 2014, 1.0.8 is released as the final release of the 1.x series
- June 2, 2014, Linux Lite 2.0, Beryl, is released.
- August 5, 2014, Lite Welcome is announced.
- September 15, 2014, Lite Cleaner, is released.
- December 1, 2014, Linux Lite 2.2 is ready for download.
- January 1, 2015, Lite Fonts is released.
- Lite Cleaner is renamed to Lite Tweaks.
- March 31, 2015, 2.4 is released.
- September 1, 2015, 2.6 is released.
- January 31, 2016 2.8 is released.
- May 31, 2016, 3.0, named Citrine, is released, and it's BIG.
- October 31, 2016, 3.2 is released.
- March 31, 2017, 3.4 is released.
- August 31, 2017, 3.6 is released.
- January 31, 2018, 3.8 is released.
- May 31, 2018, 4.0, Diamond, is released.
- October 31, 2018, 4.2 is released.
- March 31, 2019, 4.4 is released.
- August 31, 2019, 4.6 is released.
- January 14, 2020, 4.8 is released off of the normal schedule. It's because Windows 7 support ended this day.
- Interview by Abhishek Prakash
- May 31, 2020, 5.0, codenamed Emerald, is released.
- October 31, 2020, 5.2 is released.
- March 31, 2021, 5.4 is released.
- August 31, 2021, 5.6 is released.
- January 31, 2022, 5.8 is released.
- May 31, 2022, 6.0, codenamed Flourite, is released.
- October 31, 2022, 6.2 is released.
- EverydayLinuxUser interview
- An Interview with Linux Lite Project Manager Jerry Bezencon.
- 13 ways you can help desktop linux grow.
- Want to have a topic covered or have some feedback? - send us an email, firstname.lastname@example.org
Linux Lite Links
- Linux Lite Web Page
- Linux Lite Docs
- Linux Lite Forums
- Linux Lite Discord
- Donate to Linux Lite
- Download Linux Lite
- Distrowatch Linux Lite
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We will discuss a couple of topics and some feedback. Our next distro is GeckoLinux
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