Linux Lite 3.6 beta announced with repository mirror chooser and search enabled documentations

The Linux Lite team has announced availability of Linux Lite 3.6 beta for testing. There were numerous updates in Linux Mint since announcement of previous stable release, Linux Lite 3.4. The Linux Lite 3.6 beta release mainly features a simple repository mirror chooser and search engine enabled documentations.

A preview of Linux Lite 3.6 beta release (Courtesy : Linux Lite)
Lite Sources is a new GUI based application developed by Linux Lite team which helps users to choose a mirror for downloading/installing Linux Lite branded applications.  You can check status of various Linux Lite repository mirrors located around the globe and choose the one that is near to your location. These mirrors includes Linux Lite branded applications like Lite Welcome, Lite Software, Lite User ..etc.

Search integration with help manual was a long awaited feature in Linux Lite. It enables users to search the documentation for desired topic and read it easily.

Other updates in Linux Lite 3.6 beta release includes
  • updated Arc theme for thunderbird, 
  • Kernel 4.4.0-88 (custom kernels also available via our Repository for versions 3.13 - 4.12)
  • Firefox 54.0
  • Thunderbird 52.2.1
  • LibreOffice
  • VLC - 2.2.2
  • Gimp 2.8.22
  • Base: 16.04.
  • New wallpapers
  • Better Bluray support
  • Better Broadcom wireless support
  • Samba conf file - share name shortened from linuxliteshare to liteshare.
For more information and screenshots, see release announcement published in Linux Lite forums.

Download Linux Lite 3.6 beta

Linux Lite 3.6 Beta 32bit
md5sum: dd855ed8f4ff387f5e4ea6cebfea9ed1
Size: 1.1Gb (DVD, USB)

Linux Lite 3.6 Beta 64bit
md5sum: d1f886f843d6aeb86411e6c29c7d3bdd
Size: 1015mb (DVD, USB)

Hash: 0b23dead45af1b862eecba5bcd79037d258aa0fe
Size: 1.1Gb (DVD, USB)
Hash: 95582b92a8249facac524e4becc8720c2f974d23
Size: 1015mb (DVD, USB)

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