Sparky news 2023/11

The 11th monthly Sparky project and donate report of the 2023: – Linux kernel updated up to 6.6.3 & 6.1.64-LTS & 5.15.140-LTS – added to repos: WhatsApp for Linux – sparky-backlight upgraded up to 0.2.0 – Midori web browser 11, based on Firefox, and under new ownership, landed in Sparky stable & testing repos (amd64 … Read more

Annual donations for our server 2023

Our annual server payday is coming, so we’re starting our annual fundraiser. Until January 15, 2024 we need to collect and pay for the server the amount of EUR 510 plus min EUR 820 for our monthly bills, such as: electricity, gas, water, internet, domains, expenses related to improving the functionality of websites, constantly consuming … Read more

Sparky 7.1-RC1 armhf & arm64

This is the first release of Sparky 7.1 RC1 “Orion Belt” targeted to the single board mini computers Raspberry Pi. Changes: – based on Debian 12 “Bookworm” – added packages: exaile, radiostation, libreoffice, rpi-imager – jgmenu replaced openbox-menu – added pcmanfm daemon to openbox autostart, which lets you automount external drives now ARM user:password – … Read more

Sparky news 2023/10

The 10th monthly Sparky project and donate report of the 2023: – Linux kernel updated up to 6.6.0 & 6.1.60-LTS & 5.15.137-LTS – added to repos: spectrum audio player – Sparky 2023.10 & 2023.10 Special Editions of the rolling line released Sparky 7 ARMHF & ARM64 for RaspberryPi single board computers is on the way. … Read more

Sparky 2023.10 Special Editions

There are new iso images of Sparky 2023.10 Special Editions out there: GameOver, Multimedia and Rescue. It is based on Debian testing “Trixie”. The March update of Sparky Special Edition iso images features Linux kernel 6.5, updated packages from Debian and Sparky testing repos as of October 17, 2023, and most changes introduced at the … Read more