Philip Müller, Manjaro Development Team recently announced the first release candidate of Manjaro Linux 15.12-rc1 (Capella). This release comes with reworked preview of all installation options, some UEFI issues got fixed, it is now possible to use the same password also for the root account, bootloaders can now be optionally installed (BIOS mode)
Noteable changes in tools
- kcm module of Manjaro-Settings got reworked
- several enhancements to Pamac and Octopi
- optimizations and fixes to Manjaro-Tools
- a lvm issue was fixed within Thus
Notable changes in packages
Steam-Native is now running again, updated the kernel to 4.4-rc4, Mate to version 1.12.1, Virtualbox to 5.0.10, Systemd to 218, Wine to 1.8-rc3, SMplayer to 15.11, completed the transition to Deepin 2015 series and the regular upstream packages. For all friends of OpenRC. v0.19 is now in our repos.