Artix Linux 20200125

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Linux Lite 5.0

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openSUSE 15.2 Leap

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Linux Mint 20

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GoboLinux 017

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Devuan GNU+Linux 3.0.0

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Regolith Linux 19.10.0-R1.3

Regolith Linux 19.10.0-R1.3This week I was in the mood to try something different and turned my focus to the DistroWatch waiting list to try out a couple of projects at random. The first distribution ...

KISS 1.9.11

KISS 1.9.11This past week I had a chance to look at a project I have been hoping to find time to try for a while now, KISS. The project's website describes KISS as follows:An independent Linux distrib...

AutoTux 2.0

AutoTux 2.0One of the most difficult barriers to overcome when migrating to a new operating system is getting it installed. There are time zones to select, disks to partition, and user account...

Pop!_OS 20.04

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