Linux News Today: Emmabuntus 3 1.03 Educational Linux Distro Is Based on Xubuntu 14.04.4 LTS
A few minutes ago, March 29, 2016, Softpedia has been informed by Patrick Emmabuntüs about the availability for download of Emmabuntüs 3 version 1.03 educational GNU/Linux operating system.
Based on the latest Xubuntu 14.04.4 LTS (Trusty Tahr) operating system, Emmabuntüs 3 1.03 arrives today with updated components and dozens of improvements, keeping the GNU/Linux distribution used in schools and other educational environments stable and reliable for a longer period of time.
Release highlights of Emmabuntüs 3 1.03 include updated add-ons for the Mozilla Firefox web browser, Mozilla Thunderbird email and news client, and Chromium web browser, the addition of the LTools 3.1 extension the LibreOffice office suite, and HPLIP (HP Linux Imaging and Printing) 3.16.2 printing drivers.
This update is delivered to further decrease the workload on the Emmabuntüs Communities using Emmabuntüs, and on our JerryClan friends, in France and in Africa (Ivory Coast, Togo, Cameroon, Chad, Benin, and Senegal), who practice the computer reuse by manufacturing Jerry Do It Together under Emmabuntüs,” said the devs.
Introducing the TurboPrint assessment mode
Among other new features introduced in the Emmabuntüs 3 1.03 update, we can mention the Minitube 2.5.2 YouTube app, new Virtual Magnifying Glass (VMG) tool, updates to the accessibility scripts, as well as the addition of the TurboPrint assessment mode and Brother script.
Last but not least, the configuration file of the Audacious audio player has been fixed, the missing icons from the menu have been added, and the launch scripts for the GParted partition editor and Childsplay educational suite should work as expected now. Download Emmabuntüs 3 1.03 for 64-bit and 32-bit computers right now.