9to5Linux Weekly Roundup: September 25th, 2022

The 104th installment of the 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup is here for the week ending on September 25th, 2022, keeping you guys up to date with the most important things happening in the Linux world. If you missed last week’s 9to5Linux Weekly Roundup, catch up with things here.

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This has been a really great week for Linux news and releases. GNOME 43 arrived with a plethora of goodies to enjoy on your desktop, Firefox 105 is out as well with better performance for Linux users, Mesa 22.2 graphics stack brought improvements for Linux gamers, and Ventoy bumps ISO support for over 1000.

On top of that, we took a look at what’s coming to Debian GNU/Linux 12 “Bookworm,” PipwWire, Kdenlive, and Firefox 106, we warm Ubuntu users about new Linux kernel updates that patch multiple vulnerabilities, and we tell you what’s new in the latest versions of Audacity and Avidemux multimedia software.

Below, you can enjoy these and much more in 9to5Linux’s Linux weekly roundup for September 25th, 2022.

Hot news of the week

  • Firefox 105 brings better performance on Linux systems and various other changes
  • System76 announces redesigned Linux-powered Thelio desktops with swappable accents
  • PipeWire gets initial support for next-generation Bluetooth LE (Low Energy) audio
  • Ventoy 1.0.80 adds secondary boot menu, now supports more than 1000 ISOs
  • Ubuntu users get new Linux kernel security updates that patch 15 vulnerabilities
  • GNOME 43 is here with Quick Settings, more GTK 4 ports, and new Device Security panel
  • Ubuntu Core will support the Matter standard out of the box for IoT devices
  • Firefox 106 promises PDF annotation features, Wayland screen sharing improvements
  • Debian GNU/Linux 12 “Bookworm” installer adds Windows 11 detection, new ARM devices
  • Fwupd 1.8.5 adds new plugin to display SMU firmware version on AMD APU/CPUs
  • Kdenlive devs need your help to implement nested timelines, new effects panel
  • Mesa 22.2 graphics stack brings improvements for Halo Infinite, Minecraft, and other games
  • Audacity 3.2 arrives with real-time and VST3 effects, FFmpeg 5.0 and WavPack support
  • UbuntuDDE Remix 22.04 brings the Deepin desktop environment to Ubuntu 22.04 LTS
  • Avidemux 2.8.1 is out with 8-Bit VP9 VDPAU hardware decoding, new filters, and more

Linux distributions released this week

Linux apps, drivers, desktops, and kernels released this week

Coming up next week

  • Linux kernel 6.0
  • New Arch Linux ISO release
  • …and hopefully many other exciting Linux news and releases!

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