Zonbu OS Release 6.889 – Major Improvements

September 29, 2007

Zonbu beta logoGreat news – a MAJOR new Zonbu OS release should be arriving any day now and I’ve been playing with an early preview. It’s full of lots of changes and improvements which I’ll be talking about in more detail in the coming days.

Until then, here is the summary from the Zonbu “releases” page:

Version 6.889 – released 2007-09-25

New features

  • FireFTP plugin in Firefox
  • Transmission, a lightweight bittorrent client
  • Lyrics plugin for Banshee
  • NTFS external hard-drives read/write support
  • Putty, a graphical ssh connection manager
  • Tomatoes, an arcade game
  • ODF documents converter (Microsoft Office 2007 format)
  • LDAP support in Evolution
  • New network connection assistant
  • Crash reporter

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