While Nitrux 1.3.7 also comes with several other bug fixes, and core software updates, with performance improvements and ready-to-use hardware support.
Including its core features like NX Desktop and NX Firewall built on top of the KDE Plasma 5 desktop environment and Calamares installer, along with MauiKit Applications.
What's New in Nitrux 1.3.7 Release?
Besides the upgraded Sudo utility, Nitrux 1.3.7 has updated KDE Plasma desktop to v5.20.5, KDE Frameworks to v5.78.0, and KDE Application bundle to latest version 20.12.1.
Also, it now ships with the latest Long-Term Support (LTS) and non-LTS kernel version, namely: Kernel 5.10.10 and 5.9.16, respectively. And among the enhancements is the addition of a new default application menu known as Ditto menu, replacing NX Simplemenu, the previous application menu.
With several bug fixes, including:
- Automatic Time adjustment when selecting a timezone in System Settings has been fixed
- Regional Settings KCM no longer display languages other than US English
- New users can no longer be added using the Users KCM in System Settings and no displayed users
- Removal of Nvidia X11 driver configuration and AppImage file download from the postinst script
Furthermore, Nitrux 1.3.7 offers two new Latte Dock layouts by default (nx-bottom-panel-2 and nx-top-panel-2) which makes use of the new application menu and the Window Buttons Applet plasmoid.
How to Download or Upgrade to Nitrux 1.3.7
Nitrux 1.3.7 is now available for download, through the ISO images, if you are a new user who want to give it a spin. And if you're an existing user, you can easily upgrade your system to Nitrux 1.3.7 from the previous version.
However, you'll need to create a Bootable USB after downloading the file, and boot from your USB device. Kindly note that the new ISO uses the LZ4 lossless data compression algorithm for faster installation.