Upgrade Netrunner Desktop 16.09 to 17.01

-> These instructions upgrade Netrunner Desktop 16.09 to the new base of 17.01 Stretch/Snapshot. Please use at your own risk and make sure to make a backup of your personal data first before attempting the upgrade. To perform the upgrade, open a terminal (yakuake or konsole) and type the following commands: wget http://pub.netrunner.com/upgrade-desktop-1609-to-1701.sh chmod a+xr […]


Netrunner Desktop 17.01 released

The Netrunner Team is happy to announce the immediate availability of Netrunner Desktop 17.01 – 64bit ISO. Note: We have updated the current ISO to 17.01.1 to include some previously missing firmware drivers for certain wireless cards from the nonfree section of Debian. Netrunner Desktop 17.01 “Baryon” has jumped from Debian Jessie to snapshot “20161211” […]


Netrunner Desktop 16.09 released

Today the Netrunner Desktop 16.09 – 64bit ISO has been released. Netrunner Desktop 16.09 “Avalon” is the full Desktop Version version based on the same stack as Netrunner Core. As both share the same underlying technology, it features the same KDE Plasma, Frameworks and KDE Application packages on Debian Stable. Here is an overview of […]

Netrunner 16.09 Core
Debian-based Minimal Installation

Netrunner Core 16.09 “Avalon”

After a one year period of extended testing, the Netrunner team is proud to release Netrunner 16.09 Core (“Avalon”). What is Netrunner CORE? Core is a reduced basic version of the upcoming full Desktop version, and therefore provides only a few essential applications on top of Plasma Desktop. Netrunner Core, like Netrunner Desktop, is based […]

Upgrade Script Netrunner 17 -> Ubuntu Xenial (16.04 LTS) base

These instructions upgrade Netrunner 17 to the Ubuntu Xenial 16.04 LTS base. Please use at your own risk and make sure to make a backup of your personal data first before attempting the upgrade. On a btrfs partition it is highly recommend to create a snapshot of your current filesystem state. You can do so with the command […]