Do cool stuff with live-usbs

MX utilizes the antiX live system, which allows some pretty neat stuff, especially for enthusiast users. Probably the biggest advantage of the live system is that you can run a persistent live-usb environment, so installed apps are available on the next boot of the live system. And if you do an install from a persistent … Read more

Disk-manager and mx-samba-config

When MX 21 was released, many folks lamented the fact that disk-manager was missing from the default installation. Disk-manager was python2 based and the original author was not going to update the app to python3. So we adopted disk-manager into the mx tool family (with permission from original developer Mertens Florent), and a new version … Read more

MX-21 “AHS” iso now available

November 22, 2021 MX-21 “AHS” (Advanced Hardware Support) iso is now available. The release features all the updates and goodness packaged up with the other MX-21 releases, but with a 5.14 kernel and updated mesa, xorg and vulkan drivers to produce a graphic stack more in line with newer hardware, along with a few recompiled … Read more

MX-21 AHS repo- update problems

There are currently some libav packages that got into the main AHS repo that conflict with existing installs of MX-21. If you are using the AHS repos (ahs, kde) on MX-21, please do not update with AHS enabled. Sorry for the hassle. It will be resolved as quickly as possible. Update: users can revert to … Read more

MX-21 “Wildflower” released!

MX-21 now available! October 21, 2021 Updated iso images –direct download: Xfce Desktop 32 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature 64 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature the Xfce based “ahs” edition will be available at a later date. KDE/Plasma Desktop 64 bit KDE/plasma with Debian standard … Read more

MX-21_ahs (Xfce) Release Candidate 1 now available for testing purposes

October 12, 2021 MX-21_ahs (Xfce) series RC1 iso images for testing–direct downloads: 64 bit Xfce with 5.14 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature Things that are new in MX-21_ahs RC1: Everything that is new in the standard MX flagship Xfce RC1 releases, plus 5.14 kernel and updated graphics stack (mesa, xorg, etc…) Feedback for testing should be … Read more

MX-21 Release Candidate 1 now available for testing purposes

October 5, 2021 MX-21 series RC1 iso images for testing–direct downloads: Xfce Desktop 32 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature 64 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature KDE/Plasma Desktop 64 bit KDE/plasma with Debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature MX-fluxbox 32 bit Fluxbox with Debian standard … Read more

MX-21 beta 2 now available for testing purposes

September 5, 2021 MX-21 beta 2 series iso images for testing–direct downloads: Xfce Desktop 32 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature 64 bit Xfce with debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature KDE/Plasma Desktop 64 bit KDE/plasma with Debian standard 5.10 kernel sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature MX-fluxbox 32 bit Fluxbox with Debian … Read more

MX-21 KDE (plasma) beta 1 iso images for testing

MX-21 KDE is built from Debian-bullseye and MX repositories and features the plasma desktop and an emphasis on KDE and Qt based applications. MX-21 KDE is a 64 bit only release. –direct download of testing images: <64 bit KDE/plasma with Debian standard 5.10 kernel> sha256_checksum md5_checksum signature KDE/plasma release-specific things that are new in the … Read more

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