Calamares 1.1.2 is out

The Calamares team is proud to announce the immediate availability of Calamares 1.1.2, a maintenance release that fixes several issues that were discovered since the last bug fix release two weeks ago.

Calamares is a distribution-independent system installer, with an advanced partitioning feature for both manual and automated partitioning operations. It is the first installer with an automated “Replace Partition” option, which makes it easy to reuse a partition over and over for distribution testing. Calamares is designed to be customizable by distribution maintainers without need for cumbersome patching, thanks to third party branding and external modules support.

Written on July 17, 2015
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Calamares 1.1.1 is out

Hot on the heels of Calamares 1.1, the Calamares team is happy to announce the immediate availability of Calamares 1.1.1, a maintenance release that fixes several issues that were discovered since the last major release.

Calamares is a distribution-independent system installer, with an advanced partitioning feature for both manual and automated partitioning operations. It is the first installer with an automated “Replace Partition” option, which makes it easy to reuse a partition over and over for distribution testing. Calamares is designed to be customizable by distribution maintainers without need for cumbersome patching, thanks to third party branding and external modules support.

Written on July 3, 2015
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Calamares 1.1 out now

The Calamares team is proud to announce the immediate availability of Calamares 1.1.

Calamares is a distribution-independent system installer, with an advanced partitioning feature for both manual and automated partitioning operations. It is the first installer with an automated “Replace Partition” option, which makes it easy to reuse a partition over and over for distribution testing. Calamares is designed to be customizable by distribution maintainers without need for cumbersome patching, thanks to third party branding and external modules support.

After almost six months of intense development since the last major release, Calamares 1.1 is a product for end users. It has been carefully engineered and thoroughly tested over countless pre-release builds and three release candidates. Calamares 1.1 brings a multitude of major improvements over 1.0.

Screenshot courtesy of Anke Boersma from KaOS.

Written on June 26, 2015
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Calamares 1.1-RC3 is out

The Calamares team is happy to announce the immediate availability of Calamares 1.1-RC3.

This is a pre-release product for testers and early adopters. It brings countless improvements over 1.0 and fixes for issues that have been discovered since 1.1-RC1 and 1.1-RC2.

Testing is of utmost importance to ensure the quality of the upcoming final 1.1 release, so play with it, try to break it, and tell us all about it on the Calamares issue tracker.

Written on June 20, 2015
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