PCLinuxOS 2K4 started out as a live CD based on Mandriva. In the early days the project produced a KDE-centric desktop distribution, but it later branched out into other editions. PCLinuxOS 2K4 Preview 4 was the current version as of December 17, 2003, when it was added to this list. The 2007 release was rebuilt from the ground up with GCC 4.1.1 and contained lots of extra packages. Several varients were released in 2006 including MiniME, Junior, and the Full Edition aka Big Daddy. The project added a GNOME edition in 2008 and an OpenBox Edition was added in 2010. PCLinuxOS KDE 2014 was released May 5, 2014. PCLinuxOS 2014.05 was also available in community flavors LXDE, MATE and FullMonty. PCLinuxOS 2014.08 "KDE", "LXDE", and "Full Monty", and "MATE" were released August 12, 2014. PCLinuxOS 2014.12 was released December 23, 2014. By 2016 PCLinuxOS had moved to a rolling-release model where packages are updated frequently. Community PCLinuxOS LXDE 64 2016.07 was released July 8, 2016. PCLinuxOS KDE64 2017 Desktop and PCLinuxOS MATE64 2017 Desktop were released in February 2017. PCLinuxOS KDE Plasma 5 2017.03 was released March 2, 2017.