Next version of Slax is planed in few months. This page is dedicated to list all improvements and bug fixes which should make its way to the next release. If you have a suggestion or an idea which should be included in next version, feel free to get in touch, simply send email to, no registration required.

Features planned for some of the next releases

  • test EFI support in virtualbox according to this post
  • make devices and disks/CDs auto-appear in filemanager
  • Fix starting of applications which have multiple Exec= lines in .desktop file, this currently causes libreoffice to be unusable
  • Fix screen resolution change to properly detect and ignore disconnecteddisplays
  • Fix chrome icon appearing twice after updating chrome with synaptic
  • Add cdrecord (wodim) and dvd+rw-tools
  • Consider replacing genisoimage with xorriso in preparation for UEFI boot