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LXQt 2.0 Desktop Launches in April with New Applications Menu, Qt 6 Port

The biggest change in LXQt 2.0 will be the port to the latest Qt 6 open-source application framework to provide users with more modern UI/UX and also bring them a performance boost compared to the current Qt 5-based releases. With this change, LXQt will completely drop Qt 5 support.

NVIDIA 550.54.14 Linux Graphics Driver Released with Many Improvements

Highlights of the NVIDIA 550.54.14 graphics driver include support for R8, GR88, and YCbCr GBM formats, support for transparent huge pages for the text section when available, experimental HDMI 10-bits per component support, and an application profile to improve KWin performance on hybrid GPU systems.

NetworkManager 1.46 Improves Support for 6GHz Wi-Fi, Adds Energy-Efficient Ethernet Settings

Coming more than six months after NetworkManager 1.44, the NetworkManager 1.46 release is here to introduce support for showing a Wi-Fi device’s capability on the 6Ghz band, support for Ethtool EEE (Energy Efficient Ethernet) settings, support for configuring ethtool channels property to configure NIC multiqueue, and support for HSR (High-availability Seamless Redundancy) and PRP (Parallel Redundancy Protocol) interfaces.


DietPi February 2024 news (version 9.1)

Milk-V Duo S: Dual-Core RISC-V SBC Open for Pre-Order Starting at $11.00


Games: Control, Roots of Pacha, Steam Deck, and More

posted by Roy Schestowitz on Dec 02, 2023

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