Venom Linux 20210312

Venom Linux 20210312Venom Linux is an independently-developed, minimal, rolling-release distribution inspired by CRUX. It targets experienced Linux users. Venom uses SysV init as the main init system ...

Mageia 8

Mageia 8Mageia 8 is the latest version of this community distribution which can trace its roots back to Mandrake Linux. Like its ancestor, Mageia mostly focuses on offering a polished desktop experien...

Void 20210218

Void 20210218Void is an independently developed, rolling release distribution. The project features the XBPS package manager which allows for a hybrid approach to using both binary and source p...

Running an always on desktop with Shells

Running an always on desktop with ShellsShells is a service which provides an Internet-based virtual machine running a pre-configured desktop environment. The Shells website describes its service as f...

Solus 4.2

Solus 4.2Solus is an independently developed, rolling release distribution. The project uses the eopkg package manager, which has its roots in the PiSi package manager. The distribution is available i...

Artix Linux in 2021

Artix Linux in 2021Artix Linux is a fork (or continuation as an autonomous project) of the Arch-OpenRC and Manjaro-OpenRC projects. Artix Linux offers a lightweight, rolling-release operating system f...

LibreELEC 9.2 and Kodi

LibreELEC 9.2 and KodiI recently got into a discussion with someone who had purchased a second television for their house and, knowing that I have a fondness for open source and do-it-yourself project...

Septor 2021

Septor 2021Septor is a Linux distribution which provides users with a pre-configured computing environment for surfing the Internet anonymously. It is based on Debian's Testing branch and it uses Priv...

Laxer OS 1.2

Laxer OS 1.2My search for new and interesting features in the Linux community took me to the DistroWatch waiting list this week where the Laxer OS project caught my attention. The project's website de...

Split Linux

Split LinuxThis week I want to talk about an unusual project I tried out recently called Split Linux. The project's website describes itself as follows:Split Linux is a general operating system optimi...