The new version comes with the following changes:
xf86-input-libinput is the default input driver, however synaptics, evdev
and wacom are still available.
These packages are deprecated: xf86-input-joystick, xf86
-input-acecad, xf86-video-apm, xf86-video-ark, xf86-video-chips, xf86-video-
glint, xf86-video-i128, xf86-video-i740, xf86-video-mach64, xf86-video-neomagic,
xf86-video-nv, xf86-video-r128, xf86-video-rendition, xf86-video-s3, xf86-video-
s3virge, xf86-video-savage, xf86-video-siliconmotion, xf86-video-sis, xf86
-video-tdfx, xf86-video-trident, xf86-video-tseng
Scheduled server maintenance is underway for server migration, cleaning, and security improvements.
We expect this to be done in the next 48hours. Users may experience temporary downtime during this time.
The upgrade to OpenVPN 2.4.0 makes changes that are incompatible with previous
configurations. Take special care if you depend on VPN connectivity for
remote access! Administrative interaction is required:
Configuration is expected in sub directories now. Move your files from
The plugin lookup path changed, remove extra
plugins/ from relative paths.
The systemd unit
openvpn@.service was replaced with
openvpn-server@.service. Restart and reenable
This does not affect the functionality of
Blender version 17:2.78.agit1.e8299c8-2.parabola2 was superseded by blender 17:2.78.a-3.parabola1, but pacman sees this as a downgrade.
For this reason users of the old blender are required to allow downgrades on their next update:
Dual architecture (i686 and x86_64):
- Main ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery.
- MATE desktop ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery (with MATE Desktop Environment).
- TalkingParabola ISO - Live ISO image for installation and recovery (adapted for blind and visually impaired users).
- [Mate desktop ISO]: Fixed English spelling in Parabola Installation CLI. 
- [Mate desktop ISO]: Added ttf-dejavu. 
- [Mate desktop ISO]: Added dmidecode. 
- Enabled PCR (Parabola Community Repository) by default. 
Download information can be found here.