Manjaro – [Stable Update] 2019-03-12 – Kernels, KDE, Deepin, LibreOffice, Nvidia, Browsers, Calamares


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Hi community,

Welcome to our eight stable update for 2019 and also marks the Manjaro 18.0.4 release. So what do we have with this one?

  • most of the kernels got renewed. We also added the first point release of the v5.0 kernel series.
  • we updated systemd to v241 15 – we added 607 additional patches 45 so far to v241 series.
  • Plasma5 got it’s second point release 51 of v5.15 series
  • KDE Apps got updated to 18.12.3 23
  • we updated KDE Frameworks to 5.56 27
  • latest libreoffice 50 got added
  • more LXDE packages got added
  • glib2 and amdvlk got updated to their latest versions
  • we also updated the legacy Nvidia driver for Fermi GPUs 16 .
  • latest brave and firefox browsers got added
  • mesa is now at 18.3.4 18
  • Nvidia driver got updated to 418.43 23
  • due to several issues cryptsetup will default to luks1 for now. Also we updated Calamares installer to reflect these changes
  • the usual deepin, deepin, sugar, python and haskell updates

We hope with all these changes Manjaro to be more efficient for you all.


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