Austrumi Linux

Welcome to the mirror for Austrumi Linux

What is AUSTRUMI-2.2.9?

Austrumi (\u2018east\u2019, Austrum Latvijas Linukss) is a business card size (the current size is 197 MB) bootable live CD Linux distribution. It is based on Slackware. It was created and is currently being maintained by a group of programmers from Latgale region of Latvia. 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. The entire operating system and all the applications run from RAM, making Austrumi a fast system, and allowing the boot medium to be removed after the operating system starts.


  • Fastest Linux distribution with 3D support for Nvidia and Intel video cards
  • Contains all necessary basic programs for work and entertainment
  • The modern user interface into Latvian, Russian, English, Italian and Greek languages
  • Simple boot from CD, flash drive or HDD
  • It is fitted out for the servers and workstations

Austrumi contains many packages including graphic editors, office suite, networking tools, Internet browsers, FTP and mail clients, multimedia packages, classic games and system tools. It used openbox as its window manager prior to release 1.2.0. In release 1.2.0 it switched over to the Enlightenment window manager and in release 1.5.0 to the Metacity window manager. It currently uses fvwm window manager. versions 1.8 and 1.8.5.

Click here to go to their official website.

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