Software Update: Deepin 20.3

Deepin is a Linux distribution based in China, but also deployed and maintained outside of it. It is based on Debian, and focuses on providing a clean and easy-to-use environment. It contains its own Deepin Desktop Environment, which uses the Qt5 toolkit. It includes applications like Chromium, Thunderbird, WPS Office and Linux Kernel 5.10 with lts support or 5.15. The changelog for version 20.3 is up this page In short, these are the main improvements:

Better Kernels

The Stable kernel is upgraded to version 5.15 with better support for Intel 12th Gen processors and NTFS file systems, and better system compatibility. Both LTS and Stable kernels can be installed and manually upgraded in deepin.

Enhanced Management in Album

Album provides a better batch selection of photos and new buttons for quick actions, supports importing, previewing, and searching videos, displays the number of photos and videos separately in the status bar, and improves the interactions of main functions, making photo and video management more convenient.

Powerful Screen Capture

Screen Capture supports taking a long scrollshot instead of several screenshots. In the process of taking scrollshots, all you need to do is to scroll the page. The OCR feature released in deepin 20.2.4 is also available under scrollshot scenarios to extract text from the image easily.

Version number 20.3
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux
Website deepin
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)