Linux News Today: New Opera 34 Beta Is Based on Chromium 47.0.2526.58, Brings Linux and Mac Fixes
Opera Software, through Aneta Reluga, announced the release and immediate availability for download and testing of a new Beta build for the upcoming Opera 34.0 web browser for all supported operating systems, including GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, and Microsoft Windows.
Based on the latest Chromium 47.0.2526.58 open-source web browser software, Opera 34.0.2036.16 Beta is a small bugfix release and fixes several issues reported by users since the previous Beta build, all in order to improve the overall stability and usability of the application for all supported platforms.
Looking at the release notes for Opera 34.0.2036.16 Beta, we can notice that the plugin interaction issues were fixed, a problem with the spellchecker submenu has been resolved, restoring the context menu spellchecker options, and a crash the occurred when activating the Turbo option on Mac OS X platforms when no windows were opened has been patched.
“A number of our users have reported that after some time, keyboard or mouse input stops working for them. We identified the issue as related to plugin interaction and fixed it,” said Aneta Reluga, Desktop QA Team at Opera Software. “This is a call-out to all those who had this issue: can you please use this build and confirm that it is now working for you?”
Several other Mac and Linux issues were resolved
In addition to the changes mentioned above, Opera 34.0.2036.16 Beta addresses several other minor issues for GNU/Linux and Mac OS X operating systems, so we strongly recommend that you read the official changelog attached at the end of the article if you want to know what exactly has been changed.
You can download Opera 34.0.2036.16 Beta for GNU/Linux, Mac OS X, and Microsoft Windows operating systems right now from Softpedia. Please try to keep in mind that this is a pre-release version, which means that known issues are present. Do not install a Beta version of a software on a production machine.