Wed. Dec 11th, 2019

Linux Lite 4.6 Released: based-Ubuntu LTS Distro

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Linux Lite is free for everyone to use and share and suitable for people who are new to Linux or for people who want a lightweight environment that is also fully functional. Linux Lite is based on the Ubuntu LTS series giving you 5 years of support per major release.

The following software is included: LibreOffice Suite, VLC Media Player, Firefox Web Browser, Thunderbird Email, Gimp Image Editor, Lite Themes, Lite User Manager, Lite Software, Lite Tweaks, Lite Welcome, Lite Manual, Lite Sources, Lite Updates Notify, Lite Upgrade, Whiskermenu and more.

Linux Lite

Laptop/Ultrabook/Netbook users: If the screen locks during Live mode, type ‘linux’ into the userbox and click on the Login button (no password required)

  • Simple, intuitive use
  • Built-in Help Manual
  • Low resource use
  • Good selection of easy to use software
  • Full Office Suite
  • Skype, Chromium, Dropbox, VLC, Teamviewer, Steam

Changelog v4.6

  • Lite Welcome gets a new Theme selector. Easily select either a Light or Dark Theme from the outset
  • There is a new Keyboard and Num Lock informational guide added to Lite Welcome too
  • Kernel: 4.15.0-58 (custom kernels also available via our Repository for versions 3.13 – 5.2)
  • Firefox: 68.0.2 Quantum
  • Thunderbird: 60.8.0
  • LibreOffice:
  • VLC:
  • Gimp: 2.10.12
  • Timeshift 19.08.1
  • Base: 18.04.3