With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, it’s time for us to turn our collective gaze to holiday shopping. Yes, this is the time of year when many of us lighten our wallets and go into debt so that we can buy the love of our friends and family with gifts. After spending your money on other people, you probably won’t have a lot of money available for yourself. Luckily, there is something you can still enjoy that doesn’t cost a dime … Linux!
There are all kinds of exciting Linux distros on the horizon, but today 4MLinux 38.0 has reached a stable status. This little-known operating system has tons of great software, and the lightweight distro should be a good choice for beginners and experts alike. Gamers in particular will appreciate the optional “GamePack” which contains a bunch of free and fun video games.
“The status of 4MLinux 38.0 series has been changed to STABLE. Edit your documents with LibreOffice 188.8.131.52 and GNOME Office (AbiWord 3.0.5, GIMP 2.10.28, Gnumeric 1.12.50), share your files using DropBox 133.4. 4089, surf the internet with Firefox 94.02 and Chromium 93.0.4577.82, send emails through Thunderbird 91.3.2, enjoy your music collection with Audacious 4.1, watch your favorite videos with VLC 3.0.16 and mpv 0.33.1, play to games powered by Mesa 21.1 .6 and Vin 6.19. ” says developers 4MLinux.
The developers further share: âAs always, the new major version has new features. The following apps are now available immediately: Audacity (audio editor), GQmpeg (music player), GRUB2 (bootloader), Minitube (YouTube player), Music (audio player), wxCam (webcam app), xmp (mod player) on the command line). Basic support for 32-bit applications is now also included. PHP in the 4MLinux server comes with improved image handling via a GD Graphics Library. “
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Ready to try 4MLinux 38.0 for yourself? You can retrieve the ISO here now. If you are installing the Linux based operating system, we kindly ask you to share your experience with us in the comments below. Let us know if you think it’s worth checking out.
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