The Collectif Emmabuntus has announced the release of the latest update to Emmabuntus, a Xubuntu-based distribution made specifically for refurbished computers destined for humanitarian organisations: "On June 22th, 2014, the Emmabuntus Team is pleased to announce the 7th maintenance release of Emmabuntus 2 1.08 based on based on Xubuntu 12.04.4. This distribution was designed to make the refurbishing of computers given to humanitarian organizations, especially Emmaus communities (where the name comes from), and to promote the discovery of Linux by beginners, but also to extend the lifespan of the equipment and to reduce over consumption and over waste in electronics. For this version, the following fixes and improvements have been made: updated packages for Xubuntu 14.04, codecs and extensions contained in web browsers (Firefox, Chromium) and Thunderbird mail reader; We added software Scribus, and MTP-fuse, and new vesion of Picasa ...." Read the full announcement
This update is delivered to improve the work of reconditioning Emmaus using Emmabuntus, and support us as Emmaus Paris, Montpellier and Annemasse. For the first time in the work of reconditioning Emmabuntus will be presented on the driveway trades Emmaus Paris Salon by Vasile of the Emmaus Paris community.
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