1.Penguin Landscape

The NixOS 22.11 release also comes with OpenSSL 3, OpenSSH 9.1, PHP 8.1, Perl 5.36, and Python 3.10 by default, support for Linode cloud images, native compilation support for the emacs package, markdown generated NixOS documentation, Nix 2.11.0 package management system, and support for the latest GNOME 43 and KDE Plasma 5.26 desktop environment series.

NixOS 22.11 is available for download from the official website as Minimal ISO images for 32-bit, 64-bit, and AArch64 (ARM64) architectures, as well as Graphical ISO images with the GNOME 43 or KDE Plasma 5.26 desktop environment for 64-bit and AArch64 (ARM64) architectures. However, the installer also supports other popular desktop environments like Xfce, Cinnamon, Pantheon, LXQt, and more.

This release is still powered by the long-term supported Linux 5.15 LTS kernel series, which will reach end of life on October 2023. NixOS 22.11 will be supported with software and security updates until the end of June 2023. For more details on the changes implemented in this release, check out the release notes.