Category Archives: OpenDisc

OpenDisc 09.12 Released

It feels good to have one final release this year to cap off 2009, and for two good reasons – there’s some major new releases this time around, Thunderbird has hit 2.0, RSSOwl which broke into the 2’s after an … Continue reading

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OpenDisc 09.05 Released!

It’s been a long, long road, but the shiny new Kiwix-powered OpenDisc is ready for download. It seems quite a while since Yann Hamon first contacted us to say that Oxford Archeology had customised the offline Wikipedia disc to run … Continue reading

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OpenDisc 08.10 Released

Although it would have been great to have Kiwix readyI we’ve pushed out OpenDisc 08.10, and for the first time we’ve managed to synchronise the releases, something we can hopefully continue to do into the future. With version creeping for … Continue reading

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OpenDisc 08.07 Released

After months of development on the still unfinished Kiwix back-end, we’ve had to resort to releasing OpenDisc 08.07 with the old KMeleon version. While we’d ironed out most of the problems we had, there’s still a few hiccups that stop … Continue reading

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Reflections on the OpenDisc launch

Well it’s been a little over two days, and i’m quite relieved that OpenDisc launched without much trouble. There’s been an overwhelming amount of support in friendly emails, forum posts and bloggers already – thanks to everybody for taking to … Continue reading

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Mutiny aboard the good ship TheOpenCD

As of today I’m stepping down from TheOpenCD development, of which for the last eighteen months I’ve been the sole developer and general caretaker for the project. It’s not all bad news though – I’m leaving the project to pursue … Continue reading

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