Latest news 2019-12-20

NuTyX 11.3 available with cards 2.4.108

I'm very pleased to announce the new NuTyX 11.3 release.

The 64-bit version contains about 850 packages upgraded.

The 32-bit version of NuTyX, still actively supported.

In the newest release, base NuTyX comes with the Long-Term Support (LTS) kernel 4.19.90 (4.9.206 for the 32-bit version).

For 64-bit systems,the kernel release 5.4.4 is also available.

Changelogs for the kernels are available here: kernel 4.19.90 changlog kernel 5.4.4 changelog

The gnu c library, glibc, is now glibc 2.30

The graphical server is xorg-server 1.20.6.

The mesa lib is 19.2.7, gtk3 is 3.24.13, and qt has been updated to 5.13.2.

Python interpreters 3.7.4 and 2.7.17 have been included in this release.

The MATE Desktop Environment comes in 1.22.2, the latest version.

The KDE Plasma Desktop is now 5.17.4, the Framework is now 5.64.0 and applications are now 19.12.0

Available browsers are: firefox 71.0, falkon 3.1.0, epiphany 3.34.2, etc

Many desktop applications have been updated as well like thunderbird 68.3.1, Scribus 1.5.5, libreoffice, gimp 2.10.14, etc.

5 news ISOs are available.

ISOs are available on the download page.

What's new ?

All the ISOs are now at website available.


The installer sets the right keyboard in graphical mode for many countries.

The ISO is using the minimal in RAM when booting up. This speeds up the BOOT process. In case of, a new entry is added to give the possibility to load the ISO in RAM if necessary.


When a package is not existing anymore, cards throws an error message instead of freezing.

When a folder without Pkgfile file is tracked by cards, an error will be throw in the terminal when commands cards deptree cards depends or cards create are used.

The command cards search is looking in every posssible information, means seach can be done based on version, url and packager infos as well.

The command cards upgrade now takes care of synchronisation the meta datas, upgrading and cleaning the cache. It's no longer needed to make a sudo cards sync and a sudo cards purge if cards upgrade is used.

New team member

I'm please to annonce that Miyo Linux is joining the team. Dan will take care of the customised ISO. We appreciate his expertise in this task. Dan proposed a very nice presentation video on his Youtube channel which is the official NuTyX YouTube channel for the non french speaking peoples.

Upgrade process

Since this is a minor release, an upgrade is possible.

sudo cards upgrade

Old news

Old news is now available here.