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When you donate to the Black Lab Linux Project it helps us with many things:

Domain renewals
Aging equipment replacement

How much should you donate? Any amount you wish. No matter how large or small it goes to the project. We also take hardware donations as well. Contact for details. We thank you for your support.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Black Lab Linux 2015.7 XFCE released

Today we are releasing the new build of Black Lab Linux GNOME 2015.7.  This spin uses the XFCE desktop 4.12 and is based on the Ubuntu and Ubuntu Server LTS technologies that power our distributions.    We have set it up with a unique layout.  This release is available in 64 bit and 32 bit releases.  This release is fully supported until the year 2020 as our other releases.  You can also order this desktop environment preinstalled on systems and on your USB Keys and SD cards.  Black Lab Linux is also available with the GNOME desktop environment, the Mate desktop and the KDE desktop.

So what has changed in this release?  Below are some current changes that we have made to the system.

XFCE 4.12
Kernel 3.16.0-43
Ubuntu Compatible Kernel 3.19
Mainstream Kernel 4.0 available via an install script
GCC 4.9.2
Firefox 39
Thunderbird with Lightning Extension 31.7
LibreOffice 4
Steam Client
GNU Image Manipulation Program

Plus much much more

Black Lab Linux XFCE 2015.7  also contains all security updates until July 14, 2015

You can download it for free from

You can also purchase Black Lab Linux 2015.7 XFCE from our store.

Order Notes:
Desktop Environment