Posted 03 September 2001 - 15:20
Draknet (network configuration tool), test and enjoy this thoroughly reworked version.
Support for the Euro
Mime Type managing reworked
Renewed URPMI (package installer) and Software Manager
The reworked Mandrake Control Center will provide a convenient embedded root console as well as new tools such as Logdrake, a graphical frontend to the system log files, or Drakinst, which allows easy setup of an auto-install disk.
Renewed HardDrake (disk partitioner)
Fresh version of PrinterDrake to get all the power of your printer.
In Mandrake Linux 8.1 Beta 1, you'll also find:
This beta 1 features the latest kernel available, 2.4.8, with included support for 3 different journalised filesystems (IBM JFS, ReiserFS and ext3), all of them integrated and available through DiskDrake during the installation or after.
Latest and fresh KDE 2.2, with the office suite Koffice 1.1 (major release since really usable).
GNOME 1.4.0, with
Evolution 1.0 Beta 2
Nameserver bind 9.2
Proxy squid 2.4
Instant messaging gabber/jabber
Journalized file system jfs/ext3/reiserfs
News server Inn 2.4.2
And of course mail servers Postfix and Sendmail, Mysql Database, Openssh, NIS, NFS...
You will also find versions of the most up-to-date multimedia and desktop utilities, such as:
And, along with the default gcc 2.96 compiler, the latest GNU Compiler Collection 3.0, with all the development tools like glade, KDevelop 2.2 and several other languages (python, perl, OCaml, mercury, tcl/tk...).