r428 - html/trunk/livecd

jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org jhuntwork at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Jul 10 23:20:31 PDT 2005

Author: jhuntwork
Date: 2005-07-11 00:20:29 -0600 (Mon, 11 Jul 2005)
New Revision: 428

Added announcement of new livecd

Modified: html/trunk/livecd/news.html
--- html/trunk/livecd/news.html	2005-07-11 06:19:37 UTC (rev 427)
+++ html/trunk/livecd/news.html	2005-07-11 06:20:29 UTC (rev 428)
@@ -4,6 +4,30 @@
    <div class="main">
       <h1>LiveCD News</h1>
          <dl class="newsItem">
+           <dt>LiveCD Version x86-6.1-1 Released</dt>
+           <dd><em>Jeremy Huntwork - 2005/07/11</em>
+	     <p>The LFS LiveCD Team is proud to announce the release of version x86-6.1-1 of the LiveCD.</p>
+	     <p>We have changed to a new versioning scheme as follows:</p>
+	     <p>The first field identifies the architecture of the CD (x86), the second field is the version of LFS Book the CD targets and is built upon (6.1), and the final field is an incremental number pinpointing the actual release number (1). During a pre-release cycle, the final field will be versioned with pre1, pre2, etc.</p>
+	     <p>There are many new features available in this CD when compared to the 6.0 version, such as:
+	       <ul>
+		<li>Unionfs (allowing for the entire contents of the CD to be writable)<li>
+		<li>Unattended network configuration for sshd</li>
+		<li>Vast improvement in internationlization (i18n)</li>
+		<li>Ion and Xfce replacing Fluxbox</li>
+		<li>Video card auto-detection</li>
+		<li>Raidtools</li>
+		<li>LVM</li>
+		<li>Distcc</li>
+		<li>Many other general enhancements</li>
+	       </ul>
+	     </p>
+	     <p>To download the new LiveCD, visit the LFS LiveCD
+		<a href="http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/livecd/download.html">download page</a>
+		for a list of mirrors.</p>
+           </dd>
+         </dl>
+         <dl class="newsItem">
            <dt>LiveCD Version x86-6.1-1-pre4 Released</dt>
            <dd><em>Justin Knierim - 2005/07/09</em>
              <p>The LiveCD Team is proud to announce the release of the 6.1-pre4 LFS LiveCD.  This release includes some new features such as video card autodection, terminal auto-login and dialogs that at boot allow you to select timezone, keyboard layout, and locale.  The release includes the package versions now as in the 6.1 book, including a patch to fix the recent zlib library vulnerabilty.</p>

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