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SpecificationsStarted on January 2007, openmamba is a project aimed at creating a community for the development of open source software with the design guidelines of an up-to-date GNU/Linux system in mind. Development covers low-level parts like the Linux kernel, the G ...


SpecificationsDreamlinux is a Brazilian computer operating system based on Debian GNU/Linux. It can boot as a live CD, from USB flash drive, or can be installed on a hard drive. The distribution's GUI is similar to Mac OS X, with a centered animated toolbar.



SpecificationsSalix is a linux distribution based on Slackware that is simple, fast and easy to use. Salix is also fully backwards compatible with Slackware, so Slackware users can benefit from Salix repositories, which they can use as an "extra" quality source of soft ...

CRUX PPC GNU/Linux Project

CRUX PPC GNU/Linux Project

SpecificationsCRUX PPC is a port of CRUX for the Power Architecture® platform. It’s a GNU system with a Linux kernel and runs on Apple NewWorld (both 32 and 64bit) PowerPC, YDL Powerstation, Genesi PegasosII and EFIKA, ACube Sam440ep, IBM RS/6000 CHRP and pSeries se ...


Specificationsx86 live_dvd modular
Book DescriptionA Small,Fast Full-Featured KDE Slackware based, Linux OS. Distro for All. Everyone, Everywhere, Enjoy !! "The Best, Recycled, Environmentally-Friendly, Free Software You Never Paid For"


SpecificationsaLinux founded in 1996 (formerly Peanut Linux) was originally based on Debian. It has since transcended into an RPM based distribution. Approved architecture(s) - AMD / Intel - aLinux is a completely Free Linux Operating System. Desktop interface is alwa ...

Emninia Linux

Emninia Linux

SpecificationsEmninia Linux is a free, open source OS based on Ubuntu and comes with a variety of programs to make everyday tasks easier. Emninia is in beta phase and is growing!


SpecificationsTas OS is fork of ubuntu linux operating system. Customize to provide a stable gnome environment with integrated applications.project goal is to promote opensource softwares and provide with alternative to commercial operating system. The current versi ...

*Peppermint Os One*

*Peppermint Os One*

SpecificationsPeppermint OS [One and Ice] is based upon, and is compatible with, Ubuntu 10.04 and it’s repositories. Specifically, Peppermint OS is a fork of Lubuntu. Please check the release notes for both Ubuntu and Lubuntu. Known issues: The application ...
Book DescriptionPeppermint OS [One and Ice] is based upon, and is compatible with, Ubuntu 10.04 and it’s repositories. Specifically, Peppermint OS is a fork of Lubuntu. Please check the release notes for both Ubuntu and Lubuntu. Known issues: The application ...

Singularity Linux

Book DescriptionSingularity Linux is a Linux distribution based off of Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox, and utilities both the Fluxbox window manager and the Gnome desktop environment. The objective is to use the best application for a task without being redundant.


SpecificationsThis distro is suitable for desktop PC, Laptop, Notebook, and netbook. BlankOn Linux contains many application to improve productivity i.e: word processor, spreadsheet, presentation, Project manager etc. Internet i.e: email client, web browser, Instant me ...
Book DescriptionBlankOn is a Linux Distribution developed by Yayasan Penggerak Linux Indonesia (YPLI) and BlankOn developers, which aims to build a linux distribution according to the needs of Indonesian computer users.

Caixa M√°gica

SpecificationsCaixa M√°gica is a system Linux made in Portugal. The CM is the most used Linux system in Portugal and he is very popular in schools and he is the most used distro in Portugal. The comunnity of CM is very dedicated to develop the use and efficience of L ...


SpecificationsAngolinux is a project of Centro Nacional das Tecnologias de Informação in Angola. The project target is develop the use of Linux and take the path of modernity in this country. Also the use of Linux to develop the independence of Tecnologic computacio ...


SpecificationsNetrunner is built on Kubuntu with default integration of Gnome and Wine. Our focus is on new users as well as “power-users”, making KDE an ideal choice.
Book DescriptionPowerful KDE-based GNU/Linux operating system that is well-suited for desktops, laptops and netbooks.

Univention Corporate Client

Univention Corporate Client

SpecificationsUnivention Corporate Client (UCC) is a flexible and efficiently manageable operating system for PCs, notebooks and thin clients in companies and institutions. The software contains a Linux-based desktop environment optimised for business use. UCC allow ...

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