Yes, yes, time has come again! After well over a year of planning, development, and testing, the blackPanther team is proud to announce the latest stable release of the longest standing distribution of the Linux based operating system, the blackPanther OS v14.1, codenamed Walking Dead!
The announcement in Hungarian is available [here]
blackPanther OS is now 13 years old!
We are sure you’ll enjoy the many improvements. We’ve done our best to bring the latest technology to blackPanther while still maintaining the stability and security that you have come to expect. blackPanther OS is well known for its simplicity and the fact that we try to bring software to you in the condition that the authors intended. blackPanther OS v14.1 (Walking Dead) brings many updates and enhancements, KDE 4.18.5, a recent stable release of the 4.1x.x series of the award-winning KDE desktop environment.
Fast and quick
These desktops utilize udev, udisks, and udisks2, and many of the specifications from freedesktop.org which allow the system administrator to grant use of various hardware devices according to users’ group membership so that they will be able to use items such as USB flash sticks, USB cameras that appear like USB storage, portable hard drives, CD and DVD media, MP3 players, mobile (MTP) devices and more.
Easy to use
Just plug and play. blackPanther OS uses the 4.1.1 kernel bringing you advanced performance features such as journaling filesystems, SCSI and ATA RAID volume support, SATA support, Software RAID, LVM (the Logical Volume Manager), and encrypted filesystems. Kernel support for X DRI (the Direct Rendering Interface) brings high-speed hardware accelerated 3D graphics to Linux.
Even better look and feel
KDE includes many useful applications and the App-Helper for quick access to new software. The KDE Software Compilation (kdelibs-4.14.10), a complete desktop environment with the following available: Calligra productivity suite (previously known as KOffice), networking tools, several GUI development environments, multimedia tools (including Clementine, Amarok music player and K3B disc burning software), Konqueror web browser and file manager, many popular games and utilities, international language support and more…
Download here and try!
Important: Check MD5 SUM before burning a CD!