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Postby jbaerbock on Mon Oct 08, 2007 10:23 pm

Hey I was wondering what the ETA is for Daryana? Just curious and also is there a list of planned new features that will be included in Daryana anywhere? Again I'm bored and curious lol, thanks all!
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Postby Husse on Tue Oct 09, 2007 5:53 am

There is no exact date, but if all goes to plan Daryna will be out very soon after Gutsy is out - so mid november perhaps
There will be lots of new things, both from Gutsy and from the Mint team
With a bit of luck all editions will appear (almost) simultaneously, and at least there will be no delay to speak of
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Postby clem on Tue Oct 09, 2007 7:11 am

Daryna is basically Celena + Gutsy + mintUpdate. The KDE Edition will also come with more mint tools than before. mintUpdate will come in all editions.

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Postby katasuka on Tue Oct 09, 2007 8:09 am

sweet, cant wait to sink my teeth into a new mint version :twisted:
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Postby jbaerbock on Tue Oct 09, 2007 1:40 pm

Ditto, especially since I have heard gutsy may work better with my 3D Accel card :D.
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Postby Fergus on Thu Oct 11, 2007 6:20 pm

Oh goody, yet another version on the horizon! I was wondering what the name would be, i had hoped something along the lines of: daisy, dalila, or davina, but i like daryanna - is there a story to this one?

I am still on bianca (going with the theory if it aint broke, don't fix it!) and just bidding my time till i see improvements that i must have. Biance security updates stop in april 08 right? I wonder where mint will be around then?
Still look forward to daryanna, i always keep a mint disc around of the latest install just incase!
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Postby imhil on Fri Oct 12, 2007 12:44 am

Are you planning an upgrade tool as you mentioned on the blog? Or will we have to do a fresh install?
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Postby clem on Fri Oct 12, 2007 10:13 am

We talked about an upgrade tool but it's not planned for Daryna. You'll be able to upgrade from Celena to Daryna by following a tutorial published in the Wiki.

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Postby alexander on Fri Oct 12, 2007 10:48 pm

only 5 days til gutsy!

I plan to install it on my test partition and mintify it :)
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Postby z0phi3l on Sat Oct 13, 2007 11:29 am

Been using Gutsy since just before RC, works great for me so far, waiting for Daryana before switching to Mint :)
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Postby clem on Sat Oct 13, 2007 8:05 pm

Somebody wrote "Daryana" somewhere and since then there's been some kind of snow-ball effect :)

It's "Daryna". If things go on like that we might even get bug reports telling us we misspelled our own release :)

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Postby Perpetual on Fri Oct 26, 2007 8:04 am

New to the forums here and wondered if and when Daryna Beta is released, do you announce it on the forums or the download page? I wasn't sure where your Beta's are announced.

Thanks a lot!

EDIT: LOL, it's now on the download page. Nevermind!
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