RELEASED: LinuxCNC 2.5.0
Chris Radek <chris@...
2012-04-01 19:08:35 GMT
LinuxCNC 2.5.0 is released!
You will not get an automatic update from EMC 2.4 to LinuxCNC 2.5.
To update your Lucid or Hardy machine to 2.5, you need to take a few
steps, documented here:
Be sure to check the "Changes to your configuration" section at the
bottom of the page.
(I also updated the LinuxCNC Live CD to contain 2.5.0 and to receive
updates from the new 2.5 repository, but the easiest and fastest way
to update an existing install is definitely to follow the instructions
above. The updated CD will be available sometime later today.)
I want to give my very sincere thanks to everyone who has contributed
to this release. All of you who have contributed to documentation,
translations, rebranding, new features, and bugfixes should be proud,
and I appreciate you all.
Also I want to especially thank Seb K, who traveled many hours and has
been working with me tirelessly for almost three days solid to get the
final glitches out of the rebranding, packaging, and release process.
Some of the most important changes in 2.5.0 are:
* AXIS: dynamic tabs can embed other applications, including virtual