Donations

Why should I donate to Black Lab Linux? Black Lab Linux is provided free of charge to download and in order to keep it free of charge to download certain costs need to be covered.

Paying developers
Paying for web maintenance
replace aging equipment
Paying for mirrors and other bills

How much should you donate? Any amount is welcome.





Sunday, March 23, 2014

Black Lab Linux 5.0 Beta 2 released

Today we are pleased to announce the beta 2 release of Black Lab Linux 5.  This will be the last Beta for Black Lab Linux 5 until the final release.  While it contains all the functionality that will be released in the gold release in May, right now we are working on stability.   With that, lets go over what has changed with Black Lab Linux 5.

XFCE 4.11
Google Chrome 33
Revelation Password Manager
Google Maps
Messaging Center
LibreOffice 4.2
Audacious
Totem
OpenSSH 6
Bleachbit
Bleachbit Administrator
Nixnote

All these applications have been brought up to date and all bug fixes applied to the system.

You can download the new release from Sourceforge

This release is x86_64 only.  There will be a 32 bit release made available at launch.

DONATIONS

If you just want to donate to the project without purchasing any product you can donate here.

Your donations will be used for the following purposes
Finance the distribution
Pay for things like website maintenance
Purchase Equipment
Fund the work of developers

Why donate? Black Lab Linux is free of cost to download and funding is necessary to keep Black Lab Linux free to download as well as aid in costs of maintaining a distribution

How much should I donate? Anything you want to donate, the amount doesnt matter.