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 2013-04-27.
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 3.2.41.
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.
We added new artwork consisting of a new wallpaper, a new default theme, a Dark variant of it and the Faenza icon set.
volumeicon has now replaced volti as the default volume control tray application. Along with this change, a new GTK+3 mixer, cymbaline, replaced volti-mixer as the default mixer for Semplice.
compton is now shipping by default with a nice GTK+3 configuration application, paranoid.
bricks is a new tool that permits to easily remove some resource-intensive applications (such as Bluetooth and Printing support) that in some systems are useless.
Our installation program, linstaller now supports writing on unclean partitions. Please see the “Mount during the installation phase” checkbox on the Edit Partition window.
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