Emmabuntüs DE 2 is a desktop Linux distribution based on Debian 9 XFCE. It strives to be beginner-friendly and reasonably light on resources so that it can be used on older computers. It also includes many modern features, such as large number of pre-configured programs for everyday use, dockbar for launching applications, easy installation of non-free software and media codecs, and quick setup through automated scripts. The distribution supports English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish languages.
On October 7th 2018, the Emmabuntüs Collective is happy to announce the release of the new Emmabuntüs Debian Edition 2 1.03 (32 and 64 bits), based on Debian 9.5 stretch distribution and featuring the XFCE desktop environment.
This Debian Edition 1.03 version includes the following fixes and enhancements : - Based on Debian Stretch 9.5 - Added welcome and tools windows - Added new and more compact post-installation dialog windows - Added software installation management in Flatpak format - Added control script optimizing the Swap usage - Added the steam installation script, only available on the 64-bit version - Added PDF-Shuffler, Gscan2pdf - Added screen lock app for Lxde - Added shortcuts to user folders - Added Bluetooth activation management, if the adapter is present - Added automatic swap activation in Live mode - Added of the mounting of the hard disks or internal partitions without password request - Added the execution of the post-installation scripts without password request - Improved desktop integration - Improved wallpaper management when starting Xfce - Fixed Chromium Icon - Fixed WhiskerMenu - Fixed links to the user directory in Cairo-Dock config files - Fixed Thunar Shortcuts Not Functional - Fixed not launching binaries in sbin - Swaped PyRenamer by ThunarBulkRename - Removed FBReader - Removal of the patch "kernel-4-8-ufw-and-smb-not-working-together" that prevents Gufw working correctly - Disabled unnecessary services launched by default: Evolution, Caffeine - Updated the Emmabuntüs Wiki - Updated of Firefox-ESR 60.2, HPLip 3.18.6, TurboPrint 2.46, Skype 8.26 (64bits version only)