Home
 

  

LINUX

   Home
   All Distribution
   Fedora Core 6
   Buy Linux CDs
   Linux Tutorial

 

Linux Distribution: dyne:bolic
Url: http://www.dynebolic.org

 
dyne:bolic is shaped on the needs of media activists, artists and creatives as a practical tool for multimedia production:

About dyne:bolic
you can manipulate and broadcast both sound and video with tools to record, edit, encode and stream, having automatically recognized most device and peripherals: audio, video, TV, network cards, firewire, usb and more; all using only free software!
Dyne:bolic GNU/Linux is a live bootable distribution, an operating system which works directly from the CD without the need to install or change anything on the hard disk. It is user-friendly, recognizes your hardware devices (sound, video, firewire, and USB) and offers a vast range of software for multimedia production, streaming, 3D modeling, photo, peer-to-peer filesharing, web browsing and publishing, word processing, email, encryption, and networking. It also includes games and a world navigator. It does automatic clustering, joining the CPU power between any other dyne:bolic on the local network, and works on modded XBOX consoles as well.

Surf, stream, edit, encode and broadcast both sound and video, all just in one CD you have simply to boot!

Dyne:bolic is shaped on the needs of media activists to eager the production of informations, realizing a full multimedia studio. It takes birth as a grassroot effort to spread free software and the spirit of sharing informations.

Some interesting features:

user friendly, intuitive and funky desktop interface
full of creative tools for audio/video multimedia production
no need to install, partition or change data on harddisk
it will work even if you have Micro$oft Winblows
automatic hardware recognition and configuration:
network cards, sound cards, BTTV video cards, firewire, USB devices and more...
all harddisks are mounted and fully accessible
works on old pentium1 as well on XBOX game console
can save your data and settings in one encrypted file
on your harddisk or usb storage device (nesting)
does automatic clustering with other dyne:bolic on the
net, to join the CPU power of multiple computers
handcrafted by experienced software artisans making their own applications since years: dyne:bolic is not based on any other distribution, is unique!

Releases:
2007-12-20 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.5.2 is available    View
2.5.2 'DHORUBA' is out. This is a major bug-fix release for USB detection, encrypted nesting, international keyboard input, firewire video capture and playback. New software includes DarkIce, Snow, OggFwd and dvgrab for minimalistic command-line streaming receipts. Updated software includes Blender, Cinelerra and FreeJ. The image.dyne module is included by default. The User's Manual has been completed with more information. New dyne:II core features: it is a multi-user system, private data can be encrypted; can boot from CD, network and USB stick, perfect for thin clients; it's modular, so you can easily add and combine .dyne modules; it includes all compiler and development tools needed to build dyne:bolic.
2007-11-06 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.5.1 has been released    View
Dyne.org foundation proudly present dyne:bolic 2.5.1, code name "Dhoruba", a 100% free multimedia GNU/Linux operating system. What's new in 2.5.1? Support for Java (now GNU GPL) out of the live CD is the special entry of this release, along with bug fixes and snappy support for network booting of thin clients with BOOTP/PXE as documented in our manual. Ekiga has been moved out, but the Iaxcomm and Kiax phone applications (Asterisk native protocol) are pre-configured to work with Blasterisk, the experimental ((i))ndymedia telephone service - just press hash. Upgraded software includes X.Org 7.2 and MPlayer.
2006-11-24 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.3 has been released    View
This is dyne:bolic 2.3. Starting from this release dyne:II core runs efficiently on solid state devices, loading its system from a compact-flash or similar controller. Moreover, this release significantly improves stability and performance, running linux 2.6.18 kernel well optimized for real-time low latency, shipped along with new and updated software. New and updated software include: VNC for remote desktop operation and recording, MPlayer and ffmpeg audio/video codecs, DVD recording tools, Ksubtitle editor, FUSE, and PCMCIA card auto-detection.
2006-10-09 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.2 is available now    View
dyne:bolic 2.2 code name 'dhoruba' released. Dhoruba is a complete rebuild and modular rewrite of the whole system, enhanced for full usability and open for developers to join maintenance. Recent versions of audio and video tools provide a fully featured multimedia studio out of the box, ready for being employed at home, in classrooms and in media centers. Updates and fixes in 2.2: dyne:II can now run all the system from USB storage; supports docking and nesting on SATA, SCSI and USB; X.Org has been upgraded to the latest 7.1 release; new VOIP phone applications Iaxcomm and Kiax; updates and fixes to Cinelerra.
2006-07-13 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.1 has been released now    View
Version 2.1 is out with an updated kernel, important fixes and new audio applications. Upgrade to kernel 2.6.17; fix to dock and nest on USB storage; support for LVM and raid volumes; network file system tools; new in audio: Seq24, SooperLooper, Rosegarden, Icecast; fixes to MuSE (updated to development version); better VGA detection; miscellaneous fixes to desktop usability.
2006-06-07 00:00:00.0 dyne:bolic 2.0 has been released now    View

dyne:bolic 2.0 has been released now, for more information visit here.

 
Back to Linux Distribution Directory
             
                 

Send your comments, Suggestions or Queries regarding this site at linux-cds@roseindia.net.

Copyright 2004. All rights reserved.