Monthly Archives: February 2012

02/27 wattOS R5

wattOS is a fast desktop Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. Using the lightweight Openbox window manager as its default user interface, the distribution strives to be as energy-efficient as possible so that it can be used on low-specification and recycled … Continue reading

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02/27 FreeNAS 8.0.4-RC1

FreeNAS is a tiny FreeBSD-based operating system which provides free Network-Attached Storage (NAS) services (CIFS, FTP and NFS).

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02/26 Skolelinux 6.0.4-rc2

Skolelinux is the Debian-edu project’s Custom Debian Distribution (CDD) in development. It is aiming to provide an out-of-the-box localised environment tailored for schools and universities. The out-of-the-box environment comes with 75 applications aimed at schools, as well as 15 network … Continue reading

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02/26 Mint 12-rc (LXDE)

Linux Mint is an Ubuntu-based distribution whose goal is to provide a more complete out-of-the-box experience by including browser plugins, media codecs, support for DVD playback, Java and other components. It also adds a custom desktop and menus, several unique … Continue reading

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02/27 postgresql 9.1.3

PostgreSQL: a relational database management system

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Distribution Release: wattOS R5

Ron Ropp has announced the release of wattOS R5, a lightweight, Ubuntu-based distribution featuring a clean and simple user interface in a customised LXDE desktop: "wattOS R5 is based on Ubuntu 11.10 and the latest updates from the repositories. Changes … Continue reading

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DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 445

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Reviews: A look at SalineOS 1.6 News: Ubuntu on mobile phones and business desktops, Unity 5.4, interviews with Fedora’s Robyn Bergeron and Mint’s Clement Lefebvre Questions and answers: Handling magnet links in Linux Released last … Continue reading

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02/26 Tiny Core 4.4-rc1

Tiny Core Linux is a 10 MB graphical Linux desktop. It is based on a recent Linux kernel, BusyBox, Tiny X, Fltk, and Flwm. The core runs entirely in memory and boots very quickly. The user has complete control over … Continue reading

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02/25 Ultimate 3.0.1

Ultimate Edition, first released in December 2006, is a fork of Ubuntu and Linux Mint. The goal of the project is to create a complete, seamlessly integrated, visually stimulating, and easy-to-install operating system. Single-button upgrade is one of several special … Continue reading

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02/25 doxygen 1.8.0

Doxygen: a documentation system for C++, Java, C and IDL

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