The long awaited ALT Linux Desktop 4.0 from Russia http://www.altlinux.ru has been released on Friday 24Th Aug 2007 .
The official release announcement & release notes are still awaited .
ALT Linux supports English along with Russian language . The ALT Linux Desktop 4.0 offers KDE 3.5.7 in the base system & Gnome 2.16, Ice WM 1.2.30 in contrib ( thanks to gvy for this info )
The DVD ISO can be downloaded from main ftp server of ALT Linux ftp://ftp.altlinux.org & other download mirrors.
Here are quick links for the DVD:
1: Main Link
2: Mirror link
ALT Linux offers an English mailing list at
& a bugzilla page with English language support at
Happy ALT Linux Desktop 4.0 experience to everybody and many many thanks for ALT Linux team & developers for releasing another nicely crafted desktop distribution for the Linux users world over.
Please virify MD5sum after downloading with ftp://ftp.altlinux.org/pub/distributions/ALTLinux/4.0/Desktop/4.0.0/iso/MD5SUM