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64Studio
64 Studio Ltd. produces bespoke GNU/Linux distributions which are compatible with official Debian and Ubuntu releases. Specialising in multimedia and digital content creation platforms which we develop for our OEM partners, we also offer support, documentation services and consultancy. Our software is already included in several shipping products in the professional audio market, with more to follow.
Absolute
Absolute is a modification of Slackware but has a much simplified installer. The desktop oriented with common-use apllications pre installed and configured.
AntiX Linux
antiX is a fast, lightweight and easy to install linux live CD distribution based on Debian Testing for Intel-AMD x86 compatible systems. antiX offers users the "antiX Magic" in an environment suitable for old computers. So don't throw away that old computer yet!
ArchLinux
Arch Linux is an independently developed i686/x86-64 optimized community distribution, based on a rolling-release package model and targeted at competent GNU/Linux users. Development focuses on a balance of minimalism, elegance, code correctness and modernity. Version 0.1 (Homer) was released March 11, 2002.
Austrumi

AUSTRUMI (Austrum Latvijas Linukss) is a business card size (the current size is 93MB) bootable live CD Linux distribution. It is based on Slackware. The current official release of Austrumi Linux is 1.8.0. It requires limited system resources and can run on any Intel-compatible system with a CD-ROM installed.


AV Linux
AV Linux features a complete customized Debian Linux LXDE Desktop Environment with the added bonus of a handpicked selection of pre-tested and pre-configured Audio, Graphics and Video content creation software demonstrating the excellence of Open-Source and also includes many unique Commercial Demos. A veritable treasure chest of Linux and Cross-Platform favourites are pre-installed, Ardour, Audacity, Blender, Cinelerra, Handbrake, Hydrogen, Kdenlive, LinuxDSP (demos), LMMS, Mixbus (demo), MuseScore, Openshot, Renoise (demo) and VLC Media Player are just the tip of the iceberg.
Backbox Linux
BackBox is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. It has been developed to perform penetration tests and security assessments. Designed to be fast, easy to use and provide a minimal yet complete desktop environment, thanks to its own software repositories, always being updated to the latest stable version...
BackTrack Linux
BackTrack is the most top rated linux live distribution focused on penetration testing. With no installation whatsoever, the analysis platform is started directly from the CD-Rom and is fully accessible within minutes.
Byzantium Linux
Byzantium is a portable live Linux distribution based on Porteus Linux. Porteus itself is a fork of Slax that has been brought up to date with Slackware 13.37 and uses a 2.6.38.8 kernel. Porteus can use binary packages from Slackware 13.37 after conversion to Porteus' native format.
Caine Linux
CAINE (Computer Aided INvestigative Environment) is an Italian GNU/Linux live distribution created as a project of Digital Forensics. CAINE offers a complete forensic environment that is organized to integrate existing software tools as software modules and to provide a friendly graphical interface.
CentOS Linux
CentOS exists to provide a free enterprise class computing platform to anyone who wishes to use it. CentOS 2, 3, and 4 are built from publically available open source SRPMS provided by a prominent North American Enterprise Linux vendor.
Centrych Linux
The Centrych desktop is a reliable, easy-to-use system that provides a unified look & feel, and support for both KDE/Qt and GNOME/GTK applications. Centrych has one desktop environment, based on Xfce with two distinct profiles as shown in the above images; one that has the Oxygen/Qt look of KDE, while the other that provides the Greybird/GTK look of Xubuntu. Of course, either can be tailored to your liking if you prefer something different. While the combination of GNOME and KDE is decidedly non-minimalist, Centrych is not a memory hungry beast.
Chakra Linux Chakra is a free, user-friendly and extremely powerful liveCD and/or distribution based on the award winning KDE Software Compilation. Chakra is by default a GTk free distribution specially made for run Qt based applications...
Clonezilla Linux
You're probably familiar with the popular proprietary commercial package Norton Ghost®, and its OpenSource counterpart, Partition Image. The problem with these software packages is that it takes a lot of time to massively clone systems to many computers. You've probably also heard of Symantec's solution to this problem, Symantec Ghost Corporate Edition® with multicasting. Well, now there is an OpenSource clone system (OCS) solution called Clonezilla with unicasting and multicasting!

CloudUSB Linux
Keep your data and yor programs in your pocket; use them on every computer you find without worrying about letting around some unwanted logs and this without giving away your data security or privacy! This is a USB key containing your operating environment and your data.

CrunchBang Linux
CrunchBang Linux is an Ubuntu based distribution featuring the lightweight Openbox window manager and GTK+ applications. The distribution has been built and customised from a minimal Ubuntu install. The distribution has been designed to offer a good balance of speed and functionality.

DaxOS Linux
Dax OS is a lightweight distro, uses enlightenment as desktop and window manager, the resources consumed are minimal, 128 MB of RAM minimum and recommended 256-512 MB hard disk space 3GB, 5GB recommended.

Deft Linux
DEFT Linux 6 is based on the new Kernel 2.6.35 (Linux side) and the DEFT Extra 3.0 (Computer Forensic GUI) with the best freeware Windows Computer Forensic tools.

Dragora Linux
Independent. Dragora is an independent project and a GNU/Linux distribution not based on any other. Therefore, we avoid inheriting the technical and ethical problems of being based on a distribution outside our control. Another advantage: being an independent project, we are not subject to commercial interests, or any interests other than our own.

Dream Linux
Dreamlinux is a free, modern and modular GNU/Linux system. It can be run directly from a CD/DVD/USBStick and optionally be installed to a HDD, including IDE, SCSI, SATA, PATA and USB drives.
Dreamstep Linux
This 64 bit OS is based on Debian Wheezy and the latest Window Maker from Debian, originally from sources put out by Carlos Mafra and crew. It includes several custom apps, as well as a custom desktop layout. A custom package manager is also in the works.
eAROS
State-of-the-art video- and audiophile Operating System with the eAR Media Center eAR OS is a state-of-the-art Operating System. It can run directly from a Live-CD and optionally be installed to a hard disk. That means you can try it out before you install it - for FREE!
eASYS
We make use of a highly awarded desktop environment which has been customized for easier usage. After a default install, easys offers single-purpose applications instead of including several similar utilities that may lead to confusion. With easys you can listen to your music, surf the web, chat, make documents, watch movies and much more.
Fedora
Fedora is a Linux-based operating system that showcases the latest in free and open source software. Fedora is always free for anyone to use, modify, and distribute. It is built by people across the globe who work together as a community: the Fedora Project.
FreeBSD Linux
FreeBSD 7.0, released February 2008, brings many new features and performance enhancements. With a special focus on storage and multiprocessing performance, FreeBSD 7.0 shipped with support for Sun's ZFS
Frugalware Linux
Frugalware is a general purpose linux distribution, designed for intermediate users (who are not afraid of text mode). We have a current and a stable branch. The current branch is updated daily, and we update our stable branch around every 6 months.
gnuArtist Linux
gnuArtist is an artistic distribution like OpenArtist and ArtistX, providing the end-user with tools for digital content creation. The software provided grew out of what these distributions lacked.
gOS
gOS 3 Gadgets instantly launches Google Gadgets for Linux on startup, introducing over 100,000 possible iGoogle and Google Gadgets to the desktop. Google Documents, Calendar, and Mail launch in Mozilla Prism windows to closer resemble desktop applications.
Gosalia Linux
Gosalia is a Fast, Flexible and Reliable Operating System for all. It has been built for ease of access for users of all ages.
Greenie
Greenie Linux is a Slovak desktop distribution based on Ubuntu and optimised for users in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Created as an operating system for every-day use, Greenie Linux combines a set of applications for home use, out-of-the-box functionality and Ubuntu repositories. The goal of this distribution is to create a user-friendly desktop system and a useful live CD.
Hymera
Hymera is a Linux distribution developed for being implemented or on complex infrastructures of management, or in simple local atmospheres. It introduces itself with innovative a graphical interface and simple to use, cured in every detail, it confers to the system a clean and clear aspect.
Just Use Linux
Just Use Linux or JULinux is in a nutshell is a complete replacement for Windows and Apple / Macintosh operating systems and software. It is free of cost and free of restrictions as in freedom of choice. There are no strings attached and it's not snake oil.
Kahel OS is based on Arch Linux. Kahel OS is the first and remains to be the only Filipino Linux Distro with the rolling release model on Arch Linux + GNOME. In the community, it is the first to release (non-beta) such Linux OS on Arch Linux + GNOME.
Knoppix Linux
KNOPPIX is a bootable Live system on CD or DVD, consisting of a representative collection of GNU/Linux software, automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals. KNOPPIX can be used as a productive Linux system for the desktop, educational CD, rescue system, or adapted and used as a platform for commercial software product demos.
Kongoni Linux
Kongoni is the Shona word for a Gnu (also known as a Wildebeest) the animal which inspired the name of the GNU operating system. The name represents the spirit and history of Kongoni, a GNU/Linux operating system of African origin. Kongoni is a desktop oriented operating system with a strong belief in being truly free software.
Kwheezy Linux

"Kwheezy is Debian 7 (Wheezy), with a pre-configured KDE desktop experience and a good selection of GNU/Linux/Open Source software." Kwheezy is a Debian based operating system designed for general purpose desktop computing.

Linux Gamers
linuX-gamers.net is one of the biggest linux-gaming communities with an integrated multi-gaming-clan. On this page you will find latest Linux gaming related news, a big moderated forum, a huge HOWTO collection and other information about the community and the clan.
LinuxMint
Based on Ubuntu, Linux 2.6, Gnome 2.24 and Xorg 7.4, Linux Mint comes with a brand new "Software Manager", FTP support in mintUpload, proxy support and history of updates in mintUpdate.
Maads Security Linux If you are looking for perfect IT Security services for your business, you will find them here! Maads-Security is a group of Security professionals with a single aim to make its mark in Cyber Space. We believe in hard work and our sole purpose is to provide our services to our maximum ability. We have a team of dedicated Professionals with their aim to satisfy the needs of the clients assuring them maximum results.
LinuxShark LinuxShark is based on opensuse 11.2 and The Linux Kernel Version 2.6.32.2, It is regularly updated with the latest security patches and Kernel upgrades. You are always safe.
Mandriva
Mandriva Linux One 2009 is the best way to start using Linux. A full Linux operating system on a single CD for both new and experienced Linux users, it is fast to download and install, and also safe to try with a live mode.
Matriux Linux
It is a fully featured security distribution based on Debian consisting of a powerful bunch of more than 300 open source and free tools that can be used for various purposes including, but not limited to, penetration testing, ethical hacking, system and network administration, cyber forensics investigations, security testing, vulnerability analysis, and much more.
Mepis Linux
Why SimplyMEPIS 8.0 Linux? SimplyMEPIS just works! It is pre-configured for simplicity and ease of use, even for beginners SimplyMEPIS features unique hardware detection and a superior configuration SimplyMEPIS allows you to test and try without installation to see if it suits you and your needs
Moblin Linux
Moblin is an open source project focused on building a Linux-based platform optimized for the next generation of mobile devices including Netbooks, Mobile Internet Devices, and In-vehicle infotainment systems. The central piece of the architecture is the common layer we call "Moblin Core"
MoonOS
This is moonOS LXDE Edition 2 , codename Kachana, based on moonOS Main Edition 2, Linux 2.6.27-11, LXDE 0.3.2.1 and Xorg 7.4, moonOS LXDE Edition 2 \u201cKachana\u201d comes with a new tool \u201cmoonDomain\u201d, \u201cmoonGrub\u201d, \u201cmoonMetacity\u201d \u201cmoonUpgrader\u201d and a lot of other improvements.
Musix Linux
The installable Live DVD RC2 was released to get reports from users but it’s 99.9% a final stable release. We installed some video editors like kdenlive 0.9.6, avidemux and cinelerra, added french and serbian language support, openoffice, solved some minor KDE desktop bugs…Musix 3.0 will boot by default in LXDE, but you can choose the tailored KDE and IceWM desktops or the original fluxbox and openbox.
Netrunner Linux
Netrunner is built on Kubuntu/Ubuntu/Debian core. It allows Netrunner to feel comfortable for a new user, while still offering powerful customization options (with inclusion of additional add-ons) to any user wanting to explore the possibilities of FLOSS.
NetSecL
NetSecL Linux is by default with hardened configuration leaving the distribution at a security level where it is still usable and providing the tools needed to test your security. GrSecurity and it's firewall are features that makes the distribution unique along with specially compiled packages.
OpenGEU
OpenGEU, previously known as Geubuntu, is a complete and fully functional Operative System based on the popular Linux Distribution Ubuntu. OpenGEU is perfect for any Desktop, Laptop PC or even for a Virtual Machine.
OpenSolaris
OpenSolaris offers free, built-in features that help you build, debug and deploy new applications faster. It's is an operating system (OS), an open source project licensed under CDDL, and a community. The project's goals are innovation, collaboration, and the extension of OpenSolaris technology.
OpenSUSE
The 11.1 release includes a ton of new features and improvements, an improved desktop experience with GNOME 2.24 and KDE 4.1.3, OpenOffice.org 3.0, YaST improvements, updated Linux kernel, and much more. The openSUSE project is a worldwide community program sponsored by Novell that promotes the use of Linux everywhere. The program provides free and easy access to openSUSE.
OS/4 OpenLinux Project
One of the things we try to improve on with our releases is the user experience.  We want to deliver a system that is beautiful, intuitive and that is easy to use for our users so with that we made some improvements to the iconset, we went with the radiance themes and ambiance themes for XFCE and we also introduced a bunch of new backgrounds so users can beautify their desktops any way they see fit. This is what users seem to want and thats what we are delivering on our consumer desktop releases.
Pardus Linux
Pardus 2009, the latest version of the Pardus Project, a GNU/Linux being actively developed in TÜBİTAK UEKAE (National Research Institute of Electronics and Cryptology) and easy to install and use no matter the user's experience level, is made available to users all around the globe. Any and every application a desktop user might need is included in the Install CD of Pardus 2009.
Parsix Linux
Parsix GNU/Linux is a live and installation CD derived from KANOTIX and based on Debian. It is a complete GNOME centric desktop oriented distribution. Parsix GNU/Linux supports dozens of languages including English
Parted Magic
The Parted Magic OS employs core programs of GParted and Parted to handle partitioning tasks with ease, while featuring other useful programs.
PCBSD
PC-BSD is a complete desktop operating system, which has been designed with the "casual" computer user in mind. It offers the stability and security that only a BSD-based operating system can bring, while as the same time providing a comfortable user experience, allowing you to get the most out of your computing time
PCLinuxOS
PCLinuxOS is an English only install and live CD initially based on Mandrake Linux. It runs entirely from a single CD. Data on the CD is uncompressed on the fly, making all of the 2GB of software ready to use. A complete X server, KDE desktop, OpenOffice.org, and many more applications are readily available. After you've installed PCLinuxOS, additional packages can be added or removed from your hard drive using apt-get with the Synaptic frontend.
PC/OS
Being based on Ubuntu Linux all software and hardware that is compatible with Ubuntu is compatible with PC/OS. Our mission statement is summed up in two words "Simplified Computing"
Pear Linux
Pear Linux is a French distribution. The purpose of Pear Linux is to create an operating system based on linux (ubuntu mini remix) and propose a simple butpowerful interface.
penaOS Linux penaOS is a linux distribution that aims to help people to write scientific articles. Basically it integrates openoffice with zotero, a plug-in of the browser Mozilla Firefox
PeppermintOS Linux
We’re proud to be here working on Peppermint and when you see it I think you’ll understand our enthusiasm. At eppermint, we’re committed to giving you a system that won’t throw you for a loop while trying to get things settled in.
Point Linux
Point Linux is a GNU/Linux distribution that aims to combine the power of Debian GNU/Linux with the productivity of MATE, the Gnome 2 desktop environment fork. Point Linux provides an easy to set up and use distribution for users, looking for a fast, stable and predictable desktop.
Poseidon
Poseidon Linux was designed as a friendly and complete desktop, based on open source software and aimed at the Brazilian/International scientific community. This operating system is based on Ubuntu and inspired by Quantian Linux.
Puppy Linux
Puppy Linux is an operating system for computers. Other well-known operating systems are Microsoft Windows, Apple OSX, and MS-DOS. Puppy Linux is based on GNU/Linux. It is completely free and open source software. Small size, usually less than 100MB! This lends itself to some very useful and unique features 'Live' booting from CDs, DVDs, USB flash drives, and other portable media.
Sabayon
Our dream is called Sabayon. You know it, the best way to realize your dreams is waking up and start moving, never lose hope and always keep up.
Sidux Linux
On 24 of November 2006 sidux was formed by a group of people whom wanted to be the best Debian sid live distro and hard disk install distro available. With milestones and planned releases timetabled so as to give stability to corporate and home users a definable path over time.
Singularity Linux
Singularity Linux is a Linux distribution based off of Linux Mint 9 Fluxbox, and utilities both the Fluxbox window manager and the Gnome desktop environment. Singularity Linux needs a DVD or USB drive to install from, and will run in the Fluxbox environment on fairly old computers.
Slackware Linux
The Official Release of Slackware Linux by Patrick Volkerding is an advanced Linux operating system, designed with the twin goals of ease of use and stability as top priorities. Including the latest popular software while retaining a sense of tradition, providing simplicity and ease of use alongside flexibility and power, Slackware brings the best of all worlds to the table.
Slax
Slax is a modern, portable, small and fast Linux operating system with a modular approach and outstanding design. Despite its small size, Slax provides a wide collection of pre-installed software for daily use, including a well organized graphical user interface and useful recovery tools for system administrators.

SME Server Linux

SME Server is a leading Open Source distribution for small and medium enterprises. It is a simple, powerful, secure Linux server for networking and communicating, used by thousands of individuals, companies and organizations all over the world. SME Server provides a friendly, free alternative to expensive proprietary software, standing apart from the competition by shipping with most common functionality preconfigured, and features a number of popular additional enhancements in the form of downloadable Contributions.

Why spend a fortune on Windows server software when you can get more for so much less?!

Snow Linux

Snowlinux 4 "Frosty" is the latest release based upon Ubuntu 13.04. MATE 1.6, the default desktop environment, and Cinnamon 1.8 and run perfectly. While MATE 1.6 was mostly improved technically, Cinnamon 1.8 was improved with an unified control center and an own screensaver. Snowlinux 4 "Frosty" uses the latest technologies and has an updated package base.
SolydXK Linux
SolydX and SolydK are Debian based distributions with the Xfce and KDE desktop. SolydXK aims to be simple in use, providing an environment that is both stable and secure. SolydXK is an open source alternative for small businesses, non-profit organizations and home users.
Sparky Linux
SparkyLinux is a lightweight, fast and simple Linux distribution disigned for both old and new computers featuring customized Enlightenment and LXDE desktops. It has been built on the “testing” branch of Debian GNU/Linux.
SuperUbuntu
Super OS (formerly: Super Ubuntu) is just a modified version of Ubuntu 10.10 with the goal of making it more usable (see: Super OS and Ubuntu),
SuperX Linux
SuperX stands for "Simple, User friendly, Powerful, Energetic and Robust eXperience". SuperX uses a tweaked version of KDE and is aimed towards beginners, casual users and business looking for a well supported user-friendly Linux OS.
System Rescue Linux
SystemRescueCd is a Linux system rescue disk available as a bootable CD-ROM or USB stick for administrating or repairing your system and data after a crash. It aims to provide an easy way to carry out admin tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the partitions of the hard disk. It comes with a lot of linux software such as system tools (parted, partimage, fstools, ...
Tails Linux
Tails is a live system that aims to preserve your privacy and anonymity. It helps you to use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any computer but leaving no trace unless you ask it to explicitly.
Tiny Core Linux
Tiny Core Linux is a very small (10 MB) minimal Linux Desktop. It is based on Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox, Tiny X, Fltk, and Jwm. The core runs entirely in ram and boots very quickly. It is not a complete desktop nor is all hardware completely supported.
Ubuntu
Ubuntu is a community developed, Linux-based operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers.
Ubuntu Christian Edition
Ubuntu Christian Edition is a free, open source operating system geared towards Christians. It is based on the popular Ubuntu Linux. Ubuntu is a complete Linux-based operating system, freely available with both community and professional support. The goal of Ubuntu Christian Edition is to bring the power and security of Ubuntu to Christians. Ubuntu Christian Edition is suitable for both desktop and server use.
Ultimate
Ultimate Edition 2.0 is built based off Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex (daily build), by hand, it is w/o a doubt gorgeous. I am releasing a 32 bit, 64 Bit & and a Gamers edition (x86 based). Ultimate Edition 2.0 is loaded to the hilt with themes, wallpapers, icon sets, gdm login screens, and Usplashes. If you have a 64 bit processor I highly recommend the 64 bit edition.
Ultima
Ultima Linux is a fast, powerful, and above all convenient computer operating system, available for Intel and AMD-based personal computers. It emphasizes a \u201ccommon sense\u201d approach to development, and eases common system administration tasks through a largely set-it-and-forget-it mentality. Ultima has since evolved into a highly stable distribution supporting both desktop and server capabilities, and enjoys much of its popularity as an alternative to proprietary products such as Microsoft Windows.
Univention Corporate Server
Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is a pre-configured server operating system based on Debian GNU/Linux with an integrated identity, infrastructure and virtualization management for heterogenuous, distributed and virtualized IT environments across different platforms (Linux/Unix, Windows and Mac OS X). The complete source codes are under an Open Source licence (AGPL v3+). With its Microsoft AD compatibility via Samba 4, it is very easy to migrate from Microsoft but also to have both systems working in parallel.
Vector Linux
Speed, performance, stability -- these are attributes that set VectorLinux apart in the crowded field of Linux distributions.The creators of VectorLinux had a single credo: keep it simple, keep it small and let the end user decide what their operating system is going to be.

wattOS
Their message is simple. Light - Fast - Now Use your computers in a lightweight but fully featured way using less energy. The operating will run on low power computers and recycled systems keeping you working and playing with all the features you expect.. It will be fast and easy, and now is the right time to rethink our energy use and computers in our daily lives. We are actively looking for developers and supporters in our efforts to create a low power operating system that can be used personally and commercially. contact us and watch for updates to get involved.

Wolfer Linux
Wolfer is a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Lucid Lynx. Wolfer made with the focus to be used by Linux users who are new to linux and want to learn to use Linux as an operating system from a paid alternative. Wolfer project started around the beginning of 2010. After experiencing many obstacles and problems, Wolfer finally released with the codename "Zero". Wolfer free and without having to pay anything. You only need to pay for internet connection to download it and burn the ISO it on cd or dvd, then run on your computer, or you can run it using Virtual Machine software, such as Virtual Box, VMware, or QtEmu.

Yellow Dog Linux
An open source, Linux operating system for home, office, server, and cluster users. Built upon the RHEL/CentOS core, Terra Soft and now Fixstars has since the spring of 1999 developed and maintained YDL for the Power architecture family of CPUs. This focus and dedication has lead to the world's leading Linux for the Power architecture.

Zenwalk Linux
Zenwalk's Standard Edition is a complete GNU/Linux operating system for both Desktops and Laptop/Notebook systems but is also easily customizable for use in servers and multimedia centers.
Zorin OS Zorin OS is a multi-functional operating system designed specifically for Windows users who want to have easy and smooth access to Linux. It is based on Ubuntu which is the most popular Linux operating system in the world.
Ultimate Boot CD
You need the Ultimate Boot CD if you want to: Run floppy-based diagnostic tools from CDROM drives. More and more PCs are shipped without floppy drives these days, and it is such a royal pain when you need to run diagnostic tools on them.