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Drobbins

IP Space Migration Continues

All Funtoo user containers in the 8.28 IP space will be moving into our new IP space (172.97) over the next few days. If you have DNS set up -- be sure to watch your container and update to the new IP! container.host.funtoo.org DNS will be updated after the move.
2015-08-27 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Funtoo Hosting IP Move

Funtoo user containers with IPs in the 72.18.x.x range will be gradually migrating to new IP addresses this week. If you have DNS entries for your containers, please be aware that your DNS will need to be updated.
2015-08-11 by Drobbins
Drobbins

New ARM Stages

New ARM Stages, built with a new toolchain, are now hitting mirrors. Existing ARM users should re-install using these stages (dated Aug 3, 2015 or later,) rather than upgrade using emerge.
2015-08-06 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Perl Updates

Gentoo has bumped perl from 5.20 to 5.22. Be sure to run perl-cleaner --all after the upgrade.
2015-07-25 by Drobbins
Drobbins

ARM Rebuild

ARM systems will use new stage3's that are not compatible with earlier versions.
2015-06-27 by Drobbins
Drobbins

ABI X86 64 and 32

Funtoo Linux has new 32-bit compatibility libraries inherited from Gentoo. Learn about them here.
2015-06-18 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Pre-built kernels!

Funtoo stage3's are now starting to offer pre-built kernels for ease of install. read more....
2015-05-12 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Better Experiences: Ego and Vim

Info on Funtoo's new personality tool called 'ego', and user-focused updates to vim's defaults.
2015-04-27 by Drobbins
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How We're Keeping You At the Center of the Funtoo Universe

Read about recent developments that keep you, our users, at the forefront of our focus as Funtoo moves forward.
2015-04-10 by Drobbins
Oleg

Emul Linux Packages Deprecation

Funtoo is switching to true multilib packages. app-emulation/emul-* packages deprecated
2015-04-01 by Oleg
Mgorny

New OpenGL management in Funtoo

Funtoo is switching to an improved system for managing multiple OpenGL providers (Mesa/Xorg, AMD and NVIDIA). The update may involve blockers and file collisions.
2015-03-30 by Mgorny
Drobbins

Subarch Profiles are coming...

Subarch profiles are on their way! <a href="http://forums.funtoo.org/topic/447-subarch-profiles/%22>Learn more here</a>.
2015-03-29 by Drobbins
Drobbins

RSS/Atom Support

You can now follow this news feed at http://www.funtoo.org/news/atom.xml .
2015-02-10 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Creating a Friendly Funtoo Culture

This news item details some recent steps that have been taken to help ensure that Funtoo is a friendly and welcoming place for our users.
2015-02-02 by Drobbins
Mgorny

CPU FLAGS X86

CPU_FLAGS_X86 are being introduced to group together USE flags managing CPU instruction sets.
2015-01-31 by Mgorny
Drobbins

Newsletter, Volume 1

Discussed: ati-drivers, GitHub integration, Funtoo on ARM, GNOME updates, Organizations, and two new devs.
2015-01-27 by Drobbins
Drobbins

New Media Mix-ins

Funtoo Linux now has new media mix-ins. Learn about them and how to use them.
2015-01-11 by Drobbins
Drobbins

The Many Builds of Funtoo Linux

We now have lots of different builds of Funtoo Linux for various CPUs, as well as Hardened, Stable and ARM, and a new UI to browse them. Learn more here.
2014-12-25 by Drobbins
Oleg

Python Updater Deprecation

Python-updater is no longer part of Funtoo Linux.
2014-12-06 by Oleg
Drobbins

Modular Install Guide Parts

The Install Guide is now modular. Learn how it works, and how you can use it to create your own customized Install Guides.
2014-11-12 by Drobbins
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