EasyPup

EasyPup is a "classical Puppy", with scripts from Puppy Linux circa 2012/2013, the Racy and Wary 5.5 era, blended with packages and infrastructure (sans container support) from EasyOS.

More specifically, the Puppy-component of EasyPup is these files:

https://bkhome.org/news/202002/international-translation-of-easypup.html

Everything else is from EasyOS. The version-numbering of EasyPup releases tracks easyOS, and almost all of the new features, fixes and improvements in the latest release of EasyOS will also apply to EasyPup.

2.2.10 release notes

This is lifted straight from the EasyOS 2.2.10 release notes:

Main improvements are refinements to hardware profiling and special handling of Intel GPUs, plus new apps. Also, the DEBs are bumped to Debian 10.3. Release notes:

  1. Handle special Intel GPUs 1 
  2. New ffplay-gtk media player 1 
  3. New screen brightness and tint control tray applet 1 
  4. Firmware for Intel network card 1 
  5. Bumped to 5.4.18 kernel 1   
  6. Debian DEBs now version 10.3
  7. fix for bluetoothd aborting 1 2 3
Item 7 introduces "dbus" dependency in pup_event service management, ensuring that the bluetooth daemon will start after the dbus daemon has started.

EasyPup-only release notes (since version 2.2.6):
  1. SFSget now works in EasyPup 1  
  2. Help pages fixed for EasyPup 1 


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