Blog

PHP 8.1 alpha testing has begun: https://www.php.net/index.php#id2021-06-10-1 rqlite 6.0, a distributed fault-tolerant SQLite-based database management system: https://www.philipotoole.com/rqlite-6-0-0-building-for-the-future/ New stable Tor 0.4.6 branch: https://blog.torproject.org/node/2041 GNU nano text editor 5.8: https://nano-editor.org/ SME Server 10.0...

Rescuezilla 2.2 Backup Distribution Released: https://github.com/rescuezilla/rescuezilla/releases/tag/2.2 Lakka 3.1, a distribution for creating game consoles: http://www.lakka.tv/articles/2021/06/05/lakka-3.1/ Blender 2.93 LTS released: https://www.blender.org/news/blender-2-93-release/ Regolith Desktop 1.6 Released: https://github.com/regolith-linux/regolith-desktop/releases/tag/R1.6 Vsftpd 3.0.4 released: https://security.appspot.com/vsftpd.html IceWM 2.4 window manager released: https://github.com/ice-wm/icewm/releases/tag/2.4.0 KDE...

Apache NetBeans 12.4 Released: https://blogs.apache.org/netbeans/entry/announce-apache-netbeans-12-4 Electron 13.0.0: https://www.electronjs.org/blog/electron-13-0 NGINX Unit 1.24.0 Released: https://mailman.nginx.org/pipermail/unit/2021-May/000265.html OpenRGB 0.6, RGB Device Control Toolkit: https://gitlab.com/CalcProgrammer1/OpenRGB/-/releases/release_0.6 PeerTube 3.2 released: https://joinpeertube.org/news#release-3.2 JingOS 0.9 available: https://forum.jingos.com/t/jingos-v0-9-release-and-super-early-birds-program/1572 Util-linux 2.37 released: https://www.spinics.net/lists/util-linux-ng/msg16733.html Cinnamon 5.0 released: https://github.com/linuxmint/Cinnamon/releases/tag/5.0.0 OBS Studio 27.0 Released: https://obsproject.com/blog/obs-studio-27-released OpenSUSE...

AV Linux 2021.05.22: https://www.bandshed.net/2021/05/22/avl-mxe-2021-05-22-iso-update/ Qmmp Music Player 1.5.0 Released: http://qmmp.ylsoftware.com/index.php Inkscape 1.1 released: https://inkscape.org/ OSGeo-Live 14.0 is out: https://www.osgeo.org/foundation-news/osgeolive-14-0-malena-released/ Release of nftables 0.9.9: https://www.mail-archive.com/netfilter-announce@lists.netfilter.org/msg00230.html So, Glimpse died... https://glimpse-editor.org/posts/a-project-on-hiatus/ Oracle Linux 8.4 Distribution Released: https://blogs.oracle.com/linux/announcing-the-release-of-oracle-linux-8-update-4 AlmaLinux 8.4, continuing development...

This month: * Command & Conquer : LMMS * How-To : Python, Latex and Using USB3 on USB2 * Graphics : Inkscape * My Opinion – Use Case For Alpha...

Bodhi 6 64-bit release https://www.bodhilinux.com/2021/05/12/bodhi-linux-6-0-0-released/ KDE Plasma 5.22 testing has begun: https://kde.org/announcements/plasma/5/5.21.90 Zabbix 5.4 release: https://www.zabbix.com/rn/rn5.4.0 NetBSD 9.2 released: https://blog.netbsd.org/tnf/entry/netbsd_9_2_released The OpenPrinting project and CUPS printing system: https://openprinting.github.io/OpenPrinting-News-March-2021/ Vulnerabilities in Please, the Rust alternative...

Interface for smartwatches added to postmarketOS: https://gitlab.com/postmarketOS/pmaports/-/merge_requests/2124 New Releases of GNUstep Components: https://www.mail-archive.com/info-gnu@gnu.org/msg02888.html Armbian Distribution Release 21.05: https://forum.armbian.com/topic/18081-armbian-2105-jerboa/ SSH client PuTTY 0.75 released: https://lists.tartarus.org/pipermail/putty-announce/2021/000031.html Ubuntu RescuePack 21.05 Antivirus Boot Disk Available: https://ualinux.com/ru/news/obnovlen-ubuntu-rescuepack-21-05 DragonFly BSD...

The Muse Group acquired the Audacity project https://www.scoringnotes.com/news/muse-group-formed-to-support-musescore-ultimate-guitar-acquires-audacity/ GParted 1.3 Partition Editor released: https://gparted.org/news.php?item=238 Wayland-protocols 1.21 released: https://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/wayland-devel/2021-April/041815.html Exim 4.94.2 update fixes 10 remotely exploited vulnerabilities: https://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2021/05/04/6 Apache OpenOffice 4.1.10, fixing a...

Release of Godot 3.3: http://www.godotengine.org/ Linux kernel 5.12 released: https://lkml.org/lkml/2021/4/25/225 Release of Akira 0.0.14: http://akiraux.org/ Finit 4.0 init system available: https://github.com/troglobit/finit/releases/tag/4.0 Fedora 34 Linux distribution released: https://fedoramagazine.org/announcing-fedora-34/ Pale Moon 29.2 Browser Released: https://forum.palemoon.org/viewtopic.php?t=26690&p=213782#p213782 Budgie Desktop 10.5.3...

This month: * Command & Conquer : LMMS * How-To : Python, Latex and Compiling an FCM Special Edition * Graphics : Inkscape * My Story – How I...

Mailing List

About

Full Circle is a free, independent, monthly PDF magazine dedicated to the Ubuntu family of Linux operating systems. Each month, it contains helpful how-to articles and reader submitted stories.

There is also the Full Circle Weekly News. A short weekly podcast giving just the news, no chit-chat, no banter, just FOSS/Ubuntu/Linux news.

DonorBox

Many people have asked for an alternative to Patreon. DonorBox is an alternative that allows Credit Card/PayPal single/recurring donations.

Patreon & Donations

All donations go to paying hosting fees and buying you folks some awesome competition prizes.