The term 'Silaṇghana,' rooted in Sanskrit, embodies the unyielding hardness akin to stone. This concept perfectly encapsulates the essence of RLXOS, a project dedicated to delivering a software release as steadfast and reliable as rock.
Silaghana marks the major release of RLXOS, encompassing significant changes, exciting features, and the potential to break backward compatibility. Here's a glimpse of what Silaghana offers:
🖥️ Desktop Environment Switch: We've transitioned from GNOME to Xfce4.
🔄 Swupd for Seamless Updates: Swupd empowers both developers and end-users to flexibly manage system updates via libostree.
🧹 Source Code Cleanup: We've refined the code for a smoother, more reliable experience.
🖥️ Enhanced Compatibility: RLXOS Silaghana now supports a wider range of devices!
🔄 Stable & Current: RLXOS Silaghana is not merely a point release.
🔧 RLXOS Initial Setup: Say hello to RLXOS initial setup! An alternative to gnome-initial-setup for Xfce4, it smoothly guides users through setting up the Xfce4 desktop in an immutable environment.
🚀 How to Install: Interested in RLXOS Silaghana? Check out our installation guide for step-by-step instructions.
🐛 Know Bugs and Report: Report the issues you faced while installing and using rlxos Silaghana at discussions
🔧 How to Set Up: Get started effortlessly with RLXOS initial setup! Follow the guide for a seamless setup experience.
Note: RLXOS Silaghana is the new upstream channel for future updates from RLXOS. All other upstream channels are deprecated. Active channels are as follows:
To check status:
- Using swupd: $ sudo swupd status
- Using ostree: $ sudo ostree admin status
If the origin refspec is anything other than the above channels, execute the following commands to switch to the stable channel. However, we recommend a fresh install: