Isotop, Mazon OS, and KduxOS

Isotop, Mazon OS, and KduxOSThis past week I took the opportunity to browse three of the items on the DistroWatch waiting list to see what new and interesting ideas were being presented. I the...

FreedomBox 2019-07-10 "Buster"

FreedomBox 2019-07-10 "Buster"FreedomBox is the most recent distribution to be added to the DistroWatch database. What is FreedomBox? According to the project's website:FreedomBox is designed to be yo...

Redcore Linux 1908 LXQt

Redcore Linux 1908 LXQtRedcore is a Gentoo-based project which strives to make it easy to install the distribution and immediately have access to a pre-configured desktop environment. Redcore ...

BlackWeb 1.2

BlackWeb 1.2BlackWeb is a penetration and security testing distribution based on Debian. The project's website presents the distribution's features as follows:BlackWeb is a Linux distribution ...

Adélie Linux 1.0 Beta

Adélie Linux 1.0 BetaAdélie Linux is a young project which was recently added to the DistroWatch waiting list. The project strives for a minimal, clean and portable design that uses free softw...

deepin 15.11

deepin 15.11deepin is a Debian-based distribution developed in China. The distro ships with its own desktop environment, also called Deepin, and a dozen or so applications that are developed in-house....

Drauger OS 7.4.1

Drauger OS 7.4.1This week I once again turned to the DistroWatch waiting list to sample new items I had not tried before. Near the top of the list of projects waiting for evaluation was Drauger OS, a ...

AcademiX GNU/Linux 2.2AcademiX GNU/Linux 2.2 is a Linux distribution designed for use in education. It is based on Debian 10 "Buster" with extra packages and a customized MATE desktop environm...

Q4OS 3.8

Q4OS 3.8Q4OS is a curious project which has done a few things that set it apart from most other Linux distributions. The first thing which stands out about Q4OS is it runs the Trinity desktop....

Exploring the waiting list

Exploring the waiting listMost of the time we hold off on reviewing young distributions until they have matured enough, and been active long enough, to migrate from the DistroWatch waiting lis...