Parrot 3.5 is here

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Hello Parrots, Palinuro here. I am proud to announce the official release of the new Parrot 3.5 ISO files. This update took a lot of time (2 months) as we have not only updated and tested many many packages from debian, but we also tried to play with some new features and dropped some old […]

reconfigure mysql, mariadb or postgresql passwords

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Introduction Parrot includes several SQL engines, but when they are pre-installed, the default password is not configured and the access to its root user is denied. This page will help you in setting up a new password for the root user of Mysql/Mariadb and Postgresql   This topic is also available in our documentation portal […]

Parrot 3.5 release date

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Our development process is almost finished and Parrot 3.5 is ready to be released, the final system images will be released in March 8 2017. The changelog containing a full list of what’s new in this release will be released as soon as possible!

Parrot 3.5 – Call For Betatesters

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Now it’s your turn!   The first Release Candidate images are ready to be downloaded by you. Yes, you! We did our best to prepare these preview images including all the updates and the new features introduced since the last release, but now we need your help to understand how to make it even better, […]

Parrot 3.4 released

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Parrot 3.4.1 was released. It was divided into 2 releases, infact we have released parrot 3.4 on january 1, and then the 3.4.1 release to fix a minor bug to the installer as you can see from our changelog.   We haven’t done big changes since the previous release (parrot 3.3) but we have improved […]

Parrot 3.3 released

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We are sorry for all the silence behind our development process of these days, but we were secretly working on 2 main projects, the perfect plan to conquer the world and the new Parrot 3.3 release which fixes many minor but unpleasant bugs and introduces many many updates.   check the changelog   This release […]

Parrot Project Constitution

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Hello everyone, as you may know, our development group has a very informal structure which works pretty well on smaller communities, but this model introduces a big problem when the community grows. Parrot needs to work on the concept that no one should trust each other and everyone should be able to work with all […]

Linux 4.8.11 released

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our kernel team is proud to announce the the release of our new linux kernel 4.8.11, while testing builds of linux 4.9 will be available soon   to install the new kernel make sure that you have our linux metapackages already installed (linux-image-amd64 or linux-image-686-pae) and upgrade your system with sudo apt update && sudo […]