Sparky 2020.12 Special Editions

sparky 7 multimedia

Special editions of Sparky 2020.12 GameOver, Multimedia & Rescue released. It is based on the Debian testing “Bullseye”. Changes: • packages updated from Debian testing repos as of December 17, 2020 • Linux kernel 5.9.11 (5.10.1 in Sparky unstable repos) • Calamares 3.2.34 + kpmcore 4.2.0 • APTus replaced by APTus AppCenter RC1 • added … Read moreSparky 2020.12 Special Editions

Old repos removed

A few months ago, in March 2020, new named repositories for Sparky have been created : • oldstable-> tyche • stable-> nibiru • testing-> potolo It will help to make painless dist upgrade from present Sparky testing to next Sparky stable, and from present Sparky stable to oldstable as well. As I mentioned before, the … Read moreOld repos removed

Deepin desktop changes

The latest update has broken deepin desktop, so I updated all deepin related packages after. No luck anyway. The desktop is no longer compatible with Stretch, can be installed on Debian testing or Sid. All changes, tests and fight takes too much time so I decided to remove an installation option of deepin desktop from … Read moreDeepin desktop changes

Payment for 2017 done!

I am happy to say that all the required money we already found (received), thank’s to all of your donations! The VPS for next 2017 has been paid now, and the equipment (new internal hard drive and power supply) is ordered and coming now. Don’t forget you can support Sparky any time you’d like, to … Read morePayment for 2017 done!

Payment day coming… again (2016)

As a year ago, and ago, Sparky needs YOUR help now! As all of you probably know, SparkyLinux is a non-profit project so doesn’t earn money. And probably some of you know that we have to pay bills for hosting server (vps), domains, the power (electricity), broadband (internet connection), etc. from our personal, home budget. … Read morePayment day coming… again (2016)