The updated version of Arch Linux has arrived with the beginning of May. The new version is named as Arch Linux 2017.05.01. Arch 2017.05.01 is loaded with kernel 4.10.13 & other security updates released in April. A new user can download the ISO & the existing get download the updates.
Install Arch Linux 2017.05.01
Arch Linux is a very popular Linux distro in the world of Linux users.The reason behind its popularity is because of its highly custom interface. But to built such interface the team needs time & commitment.
In the month of March, the developer team dropped the 32-bit support & stops the distribution of dual-arch images.
There is nothing wrong in it as the usage of 32 bit machines & buying them has come to its end. Soon there will be none.
The month of May has bring the new Arch 2017.05.01 for the die hard linux users. If you are linux user or planning to switch over linux then you have come to one of the best decisions. You can select from so many choices with you to choose from.
Arch Linux 2017.05.01 is based on Kernel 4.10.13, which has better support for drivers & hardware.
If you are a Arch linux user then you should be knowing about the updates that comes with every new ISO. All the security updates released in the previous month are included in the updated version of ISO. This also applies to Arch Linux 2017.05.01.
The size of ISO is 481.0 MB, which s quite smaller than other distro. You can choose a lightweight Linux desktop environment & couple it with Arch linux & start with it.
You can download the ISO from the official website of Arch. To make a fresh installation, the image can be burned in a CD or USB using “dd” command.
Update Arch Linux 2017.05.01
Command to Update Arch Linux 2017.05.01
If you are already using Arch Linux ten you must be trying to update it. You can open the terminal & write the command to update your current Arch linux version. pacman -Syu
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