On 2016-09-15

NuTyX 8.2-rc1 available with cards 2.1.92

The NuTyX team is please to annonce the first release candidate of the next major version of NuTyX 8.2.

A new 64bits MINI ISO is available for this new version. The size is 217M.

Remember to check the MD5 checksum before transferring to USB, CD-RW or DVD-RW.

News for the user

The new ISO propose to delete your NuTyX to be able to make a safety update. The installer will remove the following folders only: bin etc lib run sbin usr var. You can then directly go on with installation of the new version without having to format the partition and without the risk of loosing your personnal files.

When the installation is done, the configuration go on and will now propose to configure you wireless network cards if available. You can then define your favorit access point.

Technicals news

Cards integrate now all the scripts for building up all the ports in big quantity.

The install-nutyx script is included in your installation and become a normal binary.

The same script have been quite a lot simplyfied. No need to specify variables or arguments if no needed. The script will install automatically a NuTyX in the /mnt/hd. They is no need to install extra commands anymore, a base system is able to use the script as it is.

The install-nutyx-8.2-rc1 bash script allows you to install NuTyX 8.2-beta-4 from your 8.1 stable NuTyX or from any other distribution.

What's next

If no issues are found, the next version will be the stable 8.2 version available at last beginning of october.