Semplice is a cool, free, light, simple, fast and libre GNU/Linux distribution, based on Debian Sid, the “unstable” branch of the Debian project. Because of its instability, Semplice Linux is not ideal in production systems, and there is no guarantee that everything works, now or in the near future.
This build was compiled between 2012-12-07 and 2012-12-08.
If using nonfree=false boot parameter (only in live), the non-free removal script displays output during the boot phase.
This issue does not affect the Semplice Live usage.
Due to the current live-boot situation, it is not possible to create persistent USB keys. Therefore, the persistent option has been disabled on the installer.
echo, the linstaller module which handles the persistent USB key creation it's still shipped by default on the live distribution.
The Semplice Live System is a Semplice installation that works from a CD. With Semplice Live, you can try Semplice without doing changes to your computer. The changes that you do in the Live System will be deleted at the system shutdown.
The Semplice Live System cointains:
Openbox is the Window Manager used in Semplice. This, with other applications, make the default desktop of Semplice Linux.
This release contains the Linux Kernel 3.2.16, bringing the latest and greatest drivers and performance.
Chromium is the not-branded version of the famous Google Chrome Web Browser. It is based on the rendering engine WebKit.
Exaile is a music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python. It incorporates automatic fetching of album art, lyrics fetching, Last.fm scrobbling, support for many portable media players, internet radio such as shoutcast, and tabbed playlists.
GNOME MPlayer: The power of MPlayer combined with a friendly interface for your desktop. You can play all your multimedia (audio, video, CD, DVDs, and VCDs, streams etc. with full DVD and MKV chapter support), organize, sort and create playlists, take screenshots while playing videos, be notified about media changes, retrieve cover art and more.
AbiWord is a free word processing program similar to Microsoft® Word. It is suitable for a wide variety of word processing tasks.
Gnumeric is a free spreadsheet similar to Microsoft® Excel.
Pidgin is a graphical, modular Instant Messaging client capable of using AIM/ICQ, Yahoo!, MSN, IRC, Jabber/XMPP, Napster, Zephyr, Gadu-Gadu, Bonjour, Groupwise, Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, QQ, Facebook and MySpaceIM all at once.
Guake is a GTK+ drop-down terminal. To invoke it, just press F12 - press F12 again to hide it.
linstaller's graphical frontend now supports automatic partitioning.
The installer now asks if enable the root account or not.
linstaller's graphical frontend now shows the entire list of language/keyboard layouts/timezones.
semplice-backup (sb) has been removed from the standard distribution as it is still not ready for a stable Semplice release.
notify-osd, previously used as the default notification daemon, has been replaced with xfce4-notifyd.
Many bugs have been fixed.
See the Download Page