Linux News Today: Manjaro Linux LXQt 16.04 Dark Edition Includes Kwantum Style to Reduce Eyestrain
The Manjaro Linux community has proudly announced the release of the first-ever Manjaro Linux LXQt 16.04 Dark Edition operating system, a variant of Manjaro Linux LXQt 16.04.
As its name suggests, Manjaro Linux LXQt Dark 16.04 Edition includes a new dark desktop theme called Kwantum, whose main design goal is to reduce eyestrain. It appears that this is the first release of this Manjaro Linux edition, which has been built around the next-generation LXQt desktop environment.
“The team Manjaro LXQt is pleased to announce the Manjaro LXQt Dark 16.04 Edition as a follow-up to the Manjaro Lxqt Edition 16.04, complete and ready to use for all typical everyday office- and multimedia-needs,” said Esclapion, maintainer of Manjaro LXDE/LXQt. “This release comes with our advanced graphical installer Calamares as well as our CLI-installer.”
Powered by Linux kernel 4.4.8 LTS
Based on the stable Majaro Linux software repositories, the Manjaro Linux LXQt 16.04 Dark Edition distribution is powered by the long-term supported Linux 4.4.8 kernel and includes up-to-date software packages and popular applications, such as PCManFM-Qt file manager, LXImage-Qt image viewer, and Transmission-Qt BitTorrent client.
Moreover, the distro ships with the Mozilla Firefox web browser, Gnumeric spreadsheet editor, JuffEd advanced text editor, PulseAudio sound server, the popular Plank dock, GIMP image editor, SDDM login manager, Plymouth boot splash manager, Octopi Qt-based graphical package manager, HexChat IRC client, and AbiWord word processor.
The Manjaro-Settings-Manager, Compton, Redshift, qpdfview, MPV, SMPlayer, Clementine Qt5, Pavucontrol, QISOUSB, XSensors, LXTask, GParted, QasTools, FFmpegthumbnailer, and XScreenSaver utilities are also included, along with various proprietary drivers for Nvidia and AMD graphics cards, as well as multilib support. Download Manjaro Linux LXQt 16.04 Dark Edition right now via our website.