Debian 8.0 Jessie Has Been Released Today

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Debian 8.0 Jessie has been released today, being among the most anticipated Linux distros for 2015.

Debian 8.0 Jessie includes GNOME 3.14, KDE 4.11 and XFCE 4.10, systemd replacing sysvinit as the default init service manager, OpenJDK 7 as the default Java runtime, LibreOffice 4.3, Calligra 2.8, GNUcash 2.6, Gnumeric 1.12, Abiword 3.0, Evolution 3.12 and runs with Kernel 3.16.

Debian 8.0 Jessie Has Been Released Today

While the developers are already making Debian 7 Wheezy a LTS system, the same Long Term Support may be implemented on Debian 8 Jessie also, the LTS systems getting security patches for a longer period.

Further discussions between the Debian LTS and Debian Security teams will take part at the DebConf 15 event which takes part in Heidelberg, Germany, in August 2015.

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