Minor Update Release 17.01.2

Posted on 19 CommentsPosted in Updates

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

Posted on 14 CommentsPosted in Avalon 16.09, Updates

-> 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 […]

Enable CI Tested Repositories

Posted on 21 CommentsPosted in Updates

Netrunner has its own backports channels that are based on Debian’s Tested repositories. That allows anyone to either stay on the install channels or activate the ci repos to receive continously tested updates. The following tutorial shows how to get the latest packages from the testing/backports channels: 1. Start Synaptic Package Manager 2. Select “Repositories” […]

Plasma 5.5.3 update for Netrunner 17

Posted on 26 CommentsPosted in Horizon, Updates

Plasma 5.5.3 together with Frameworks 5.18 has arrived to Netrunner via the backports ppa. Since backports is already enabled in Netrunner 17, you can simply upgrade via the muon updater or command line: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade For more info read here: http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2016/01/install-kde-plasma-5-5-kubuntu-15-10/ For any issues please report in our forums.