Minor Update Release 17.01.2

Today we released an updated Netrunner 17.01.2 Desktop ISO, which ships the just released version 3.0 of Calamares Installer and KPMCore 3.0.2. This hopefully will fix the UEFI bootloader issues that some people reported, so if you experienced those with the previous ISO, this might fix it. To help improve Netrunner further, please report any […]

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 17.01 Desktop
Debian-based with Plasma 5.8.2

Enable Debian Rolling

Netrunner features its own backports channels that are related to Debian’s tested rolling repositories. That allows anyone to either stay on the install channels or hop onto the rolling repos to receive continuously tested updates. The following tutorial shows you how to get the latest packages from the testing/backports channels. 1. Start Synaptic Package Manager […]


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 […]