Dear Kanotix community!
Yes, Kanotix is still alive, Kano is working on a new release.
The new release will base upon Debian-Lenny and it will contain a lot of new packages like
* Kernel 184.108.40.206 BFS patched
* Kde 3.5.10
* Openoffice 2.4.1 (im ooo3 iso 3.1.1 mit den Paketen von http://www.openoffice.org/)
* Grub2 (1.97 beta 4)
* Wicd 220.127.116.11
* Wine 1.1.35
* Iceweasel 3.0.6 (xulrunner 18.104.22.168)
* Icedove 22.214.171.124
* Kanos scripts for installing the nvidia and ati drivers
...and many more...
Who wants to test Excalibur right now can download one iso containing openoffice 3.1.1 here:
Excalibur OOO3 2009 32 bit
This is a hybrid-iso which can be written on cdrom or onto an usb-stick.
creating a bootable usb-medium
Other versions are available in the IRC.
To access hd partitions execute:
kdesu konqueror media:/
and press on refresh button