Martine OS 2.0

Martine OS 2.0When I am considering trying out a new operating system or distribution one thing I always find interesting is how the developers present their software. Some take an understated,...

Obarun 2021.07.26

Obarun 2021.07.26Obarun is a derivative of Arch Linux with systemd replaced by the s6 init software. The project's website describes the distribution's design and focus quite clearly as follows:The go...

Archcraft 2021.06.06

Archcraft 2021.06.06One of the young distributions I have been asked most often to review this year is Archcraft. Archcraft describes itself as a "pure" Arch distribution, meaning it only ships with s...

elementary OS 6.0 "Odin"

elementary OS 6.0 "Odin"Think of elementary OS as the distro that - in a perfect world - would carry Linux to desktop domination. It's slick, it looks good, it's surprisingly nimble, and its developer...

siduction 21.1.1

siduction 21.1.1siduction is a Debian-based distribution first released in 2011. What makes it unique is that it is one of the few Debian-based distros based off the Unstable branch (commonly k...

Bedrock Linux 0.7.20

Bedrock Linux 0.7.20Bedrock Linux is one of the more interesting projects I have come across in my travels through the open source community. Bedrock Linux is a meta distribution, meaning it is not re...

Ubuntu MATE 21.04 and Anbox

Ubuntu MATE 21.04 and AnboxThe Ubuntu team published version 21.04, on schedule and without much in the way of surprises. Ubuntu and its many community editions, including Ubuntu MATE, appear to have ...

CloudReady

CloudReadyCloudReady is a Linux distribution produced by Neverware, a company which is now part of Google. CloudReady is based on Gentoo and basically turns a computer into a platform for a web browse...

Bodhi Linux 6.0.0

Bodhi Linux 6.0.0Bodhi Linux is a member of the Ubuntu family which features the Moksha desktop environment. Moksha is a fork of the popular Enlightenment window manager which has been customized to b...

openSUSE 15.3

openSUSE 15.3openSUSE Leap 15.3 is the latest release in the distribution's series of stable versions. For the most part, openSUSE 15.3 is a minor update to the 15.x series which brings the community-...