Pardus 21.0 Release Note
Many innovations and applications that will facilitate your use await you in the Pardus 21 Dolunay version, which stands out with its original design. The “full moon” theme, which represents the rebirth in our culture, was used while designing it. While the applications were developed considering the needs of the institutions, the user experience was kept in the foreground.
Lightweight, Fast and Robust
XFCE 4.16 is used as the default desktop environment in Pardus 21 version. XFCE is a lightweight desktop environment for UNIX-like operating systems.
While being visually attractive and user-friendly, it aims to use low system resources and make the system fast.
- CPU (64bit architecture) -> Minimum: 1.0 Ghz, Recommended: 1.6 Ghz+
- RAM -> Minimum: 1024 MB, Recommended: 2 GB+
- Required Disk space -> Minimum: 8GB, Recommended: 10GB+
- Graphics processor capable of supporting at least 1024×768 resolution
Linux Kernel 5.10
VLC Media Player 3.0.16
OpenJDK 17 Java RE
Enjoy the most up-to-date and stable versions of software such as Firefox, LibreOffice, Thunderbird, VLC Media Player while your hardware is running smoothly and with high performance in the Pardus operating system that comes with the Linux kernel 5.10. In addition to these software, thanks to Pardus Power Manager, the effect of power management on battery life can be seen on laptop computers. With Pardus USB applications, you can format your USBs and write a disk image. By using Pardus Software Center, you can install many popular applications on your computer with a single click.
Improvements and innovations specific to Pardus in the Debian-based package management system are more useful and secure thanks to weekly updates via package repositories. The list of packages that have been improved within Pardus and generated by compiling from the source code:
Multiple installation capabilty over network
Thanks to the PXE boot feature of the debian installer that comes with Pardus 21, it is possible to install more than one device at the same time with a preset file (preseed) specific to the institution or organization where the devices are located.
Official Pardus Package Repository Addresses
deb http://depo.pardus.org.tr/pardus yirmibir main non-free contrib deb-src http://depo.pardus.org.tr/pardus yirmibir main non-free contrib
deb http://depo.pardus.org.tr/guvenlik yirmibir main non-free contrib deb-src http://depo.pardus.org.tr/guvenlik yirmibir main non-free contrib