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Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Thu Oct 29, 2015 8:37 pm

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Re: Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Fri Oct 30, 2015 1:39 pm

Congrats to all the team on the hard work.. :D

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Full install
Non-UEFI machine
Multi-Boot (Solus recognized all partitions)

Easy, fast installation (no issues)
Very little to report.

1. Time zone not correctly recognized (though set in installer). Had to re-set manually (tweak-tool)
2. "DoFlicky" not recognizing latest Nvidia driver (352.55) though card supports it (Mentioned in previous thread)
viewtopic.php?f=17&t=774#p4647
Not a big issues as 352.55 can be installed from software center.

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gene@solusrc ~ $ inxi -F
System:    Host: solusrc Kernel: 4.1.11 x86_64 (64 bit) Desktop: Gnome 
           Distro: Solus Operating System 1.0 
Machine:   Mobo: ASUSTeK model: M4A88TD-M/USB3 v: Rev X.0x
           Bios: American Megatrends v: 1501 date: 08/09/2012
CPU:       Quad core AMD Phenom II X4 955 (-MCP-) cache: 2048 KB 
           Clock Speeds: 1: 2100 MHz 2: 800 MHz 3: 800 MHz 4: 2100 MHz
Graphics:  Card: NVIDIA GF104 [GeForce GTX 460]
           Display Server: X.Org 1.17.2 drivers: nouveau (unloaded: fbdev,vesa)
           Resolution: 1680x1050@60.0hz
           GLX Renderer: Gallium 0.4 on NVC4 GLX Version: 3.0 Mesa 11.0.4
Audio:     Card-1 NVIDIA GF104 High Definition Audio Controller driver: snd_hda_intel 
           Card-2 Creative Labs CA0106 Soundblaster driver: snd_ca0106 
           Card-3 Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] ATI SBx00 Azalia (Intel HDA) 
           driver: snd_hda_intel 
           Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture v: k4.1.11
Network:   Card: Realtek RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller driver: r8169
           IF: enp4s0 state: up speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: 48:5b:39:ee:b9:e7
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 250.1GB (2.7% used)
           ID-1: /dev/sda model: WDC_WD2500HHTZ size: 250.1GB
Partition: ID-1: / size: 29G used: 3.4G (13%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda7 
Sensors:   None detected - is lm-sensors installed and configured?
Info:      Processes: 169 Uptime: 52 min Memory: 1103.9/12020.6MB 
           Client: Shell (bash) inxi: 2.1.28 
Nice work, thanks.. :P
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Re: Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Fri Oct 30, 2015 2:58 pm

Just snagged it.Congrats.
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Re: Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Fri Oct 30, 2015 3:41 pm

Cheers for the feedback all! Some niggly issues to resolve still :D
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Re: Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Fri Oct 30, 2015 3:47 pm

Well up until yesterday I'd been running Solus Daily in VirtualBox only. I finally took the plunge and installed RC1 for real on my desktop. So far it is very impressive on real hardware. It's very responsive and looks great. Solus has taken the place of my beloved Fedora (on my desktop) which is a big deal for me since Fedora has always been my go-to distro (rock solid and reliable). DoFlicky found my NVIDIA card and installed drivers without any issues.

Congrats to Ikey and the Solus team for a great release!
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Re: Solus 1.0 RC1 Now Available

Sat Oct 31, 2015 1:00 pm

Thank you to the team for making this possible! :D
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