Dianne Ursini has announced the availability of the first release candidate of Pioneer Linux 2.0 “Basic” edition: “Technalign, Inc. has announced they have released Pioneer RC1 of Pioneer Basic Release 2. Release Candidate 1 includes the latest release of Automatix2, created by the Automatix Team, which is a graphical interface for automating the installation of the most commonly requested applications in Pioneer Linux. The NVIDIA issues in the Beta releases have been resolved in RC1 along with creating a dual boot system.”
Pioneer Linux, a product of Technalign, Inc, is a desktop-oriented, Kubuntu-based distribution targeted at new as well as experienced Linux users. The product comes in two flavours: as a freely downloadable live and installation CD, and as a commercial boxed edition with CrossOver Office and technical support.