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What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby midas on Wed Nov 21, 2012 9:35 am

Does anyone knows what is going on with Netrunner-OS? The homepage seems to be down for quite a while:

http://www.netrunner-os.com/

It is important...because Netrunner-OS is (like LinuxMint) participating in Blue Systems too...
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby SurfaceUnits on Wed Nov 21, 2012 1:18 pm

Maybe they are moving here http://netrunner-mag.com/
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby midas on Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:49 pm

OK...thanks :wink:

I just followed the hyperlink as stated by distrowatch...
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby midas on Wed Nov 21, 2012 2:56 pm

Mmmm...still got a feeling some sort of shift is taking place :D
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby The Dark Side on Fri Nov 23, 2012 10:12 pm

Very strange this. Even though, I should say that the latest version of Netrunner really did not like. I prefer Linux Mint KDE or Kubuntu, both are much better than Netrunner. I hope this should not complicate to Linux Mint KDE. Greetings.-
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby The Dark Side on Sat Nov 24, 2012 1:44 pm

Regrettably, Netrunner was discontinued. At least, that's what implies Distrowatch (http://distrowatch.com/table.php?distribution=netrunner). Hopefully this will not affect the development of Linux Mint KDE, Linux Mint KDE hopefully keep departing. Another loss for the Linux, Mandriva was not enough, it seems that Netrunner follows the same road. Greetings.-
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby Adelante on Sat Nov 24, 2012 2:16 pm

That's sad. It was a nice distro, I thought. The developer seemed to take care with it. I too liked the first release better somehow, but I didn't think the second was bad.

Edit: There is a note from Starbuck on Facebook that Netrunner is moving.
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby abnvolk on Sun Nov 25, 2012 7:27 am

Weird... I can see Dryland 3 Beta on the Facebook page :?
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby SurfaceUnits on Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:54 pm

Ok, on softpedia.com I found links for
Netrunner 4.2.1 (torrent) 32-bit
[torrent1] [1.60 GB]
Netrunner 4.2.1 (torrent) 64-bit
[torrent2] [1.30 GB]
they are both linked to the old netrunner-os.com site which is gone.

And then there is
Netrunner 12.12 Beta (ISO) 32-bit
which is linked to a netrunnerlinux.com site which is only active for the download
http://www.netrunnerlinux.com/netrunner ... A-i386.iso

http://www.blue-systems.de/
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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby SurfaceUnits on Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:35 am

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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby SurfaceUnits on Mon Nov 26, 2012 12:05 pm

Netrunner 12.12 Beta (ISO) 32-bit

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Posted from USB drive running Netrunner 12.12 Beta

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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby SurfaceUnits on Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:43 pm

Netrunner 12.12 install screen

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Re: What is the matter with Netrunner-OS?

Postby clem on Wed Nov 28, 2012 7:00 am

Notice

Netrunner was not discontinued.

The project went through a server migration and is currently experiencing DNS issues. We're expecting to see netrunner-os.com back online this Saturday.

On behalf of Clemens (aka Starbuck) I would like to apologize to all Netrunner users for the downtime. Rest assured though, the project is still very much active and this hosting problem is only temporary.

Thank you.
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