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Exton|OS 64 bit Live DVD with Mate 1.6.2 and kernel 3.13.0-17-exton

Exton|OS is based on upcoming Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit (to be released in a stable version in April 2014) and Debian Jessie. NEWS 140312 A new and much better version of Exton|OS is ready. I have replaced kernel 3.13.0-9-exton with … Continue reading

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Build 140308 of ExTiX 14

I have released a new version of ExTiX 14 today (140308). Corrected minor errors and come to grips with a problem with Apt. ExTiX is now (hopefully) totally error-free. I have also upgraded all packages to the latest version as … Continue reading

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LFA (Linux for All) – build 140306

Version 140306, 13.10, 64 bit, with Mate and four other Desktop Environments About The system is a remaster of Ubuntu 13.10 – codenamed Saucy Salamander, released on October 17, 2013. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity 7.1 (Ubuntu). … Continue reading

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A new and better version of MeX Linux with Cinnamon 2.0 is ready!

MeX Linux is based on Linux Mint. (I.e. Linux Mint 16 – codenamed “Petra“, released 20131130 and on Ubuntu 13.10 – codenamed “Saucy Salamander”, released 20131017). NEWS 140301 All packages in MeX Linux have been upgraded to the latest version … Continue reading

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DebEX Barebone 64 bit Live DVD with LXDE and kernel 3.13.1-amd64

The DebEX Barebone ISO is now a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be transferred to a USB pen drive. You can then even run DebEX Barebone from the USB stick and save all your system changes on the stick. I.e. you will enjoy persistence! Read this INSTRUCTION. NetworkManager has been removed. It doesn’t go together with Wicd when it comes to configuring wireless networks. I’ve added the applications GParted (partition editor), AbiWord, Icedove (Thunderbird) and AlsaPlayer. Study the full PACKAGE LIST of 140227. The biggest improvement in version 140227 of DebEX Barebone is that DebEX Installer now work flawlessly. Another big improvement is that DebEX Barebone now can run from RAM. Use Boot alternative 2 (Copy to RAM). When the system has booted up you can remove the disc (DVD) or USB stick. You’ll need at least 1024 MB RAM to run from RAM. Continue reading

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Exton|OS 64 bit Live DVD with Mate 1.6.2 and kernel 3.13.0-9-exton

Exton|OS is based on upcoming Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit (to be released in a stable version in April 2014) and Debian Jessie. Exton|OS’s ISO file a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be transferred (copied) to an USB pen drive. You can then even run Exton|OS from the USB stick and save all your system changes on the stick. I.e. you will enjoy persistence! I’ve found two scripts which make the installation to USB very simple. The scripts are quite ingenious. My tests show that they work flawlessly on USB installations of all normal Ubuntu systems. Continue reading

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ExLight Live DVD with Enlightenment and kernel 3.13.3

WHAT’S NEW IN VERSION 140224? 1. ExLight is now based on upcoming Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr 64 bit (to be released in a stable version in April 2014). 2. I have replaced the Desktop environment Mate 1.6.0 with Enlightenment 0.17.3 … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Linux System with kernel 3.13.3 – latest

NEWS about ExTiX 14 version 140216
1. The ExTiX ISO is now a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be transferred (copied) to a USB pen drive. You can then even run ExTiX from the USB stick and save all your system changes on the stick. I.e. you will enjoy persistence! I’ve found two scripts which make the installation to USB very simple. The scripts are quite ingenious. Unfortunately, it is not me who have created them. I found the scripts on Kanotix website. There was no direct indication of how good the scripts were, but my tests show that they work flawlessly on USB installations of all normal Ubuntu systems. Read my INSTRUCTION how to use the scripts.
2. Another big improvement is that ExTiX 14 can run from RAM. Use Boot alternative 2 (Copy to RAM). When the system has booted up you can remove the disc (DVD) or USB stick. You’ll need at least 2 GB RAM to run ExTiX that way.
3. ExTiX is now more stable than ever. All packages have been upgraded to the latest version by 140216.
4. It is now possible to install Nvidia’s proprietary drivers in ExTiX if you want or need it. Please read this instruction.
5. I’ve also installed version2.1.1 of Vlc from source to make it possible to run Vlc when logged in as root.
6. I’ve replaced kernel 3.12.0-7-exton with kernel 3.13.0-9-exton (Kernel.org’s latest stable kernel 3.13.3, released 140213). Continue reading

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exGENT 2014 (Gentoo) 32 bit with Gnome 3.10 and kernel 3.13.2-gentoo-exton

NEWS 20140212 I’ve made yet a new version (140212) of exGENT 2014. Now with Gnome 3.10. It is for the 32 bit architecture. I call it exGENT 2014 Gnome Live DVD. It replaces version 20130423 of exGENT, which had Cinnamon … Continue reading

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EXTON Linux Live CD/DVD’s in English 2014 – download locations

The following thirteen (13) exton Linux distributions with English as System Langauage (locale) can now be downloaded from SourceForge.net - Fast, secure and free downloads from the largest Open Source applications and software directory. ExTiX 14 64bit Linux Live DVD » version 131223 based on Ubuntu 13.10 with Gnome 3.10 … Continue reading

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