Gatter Linux 0.8

Gatter Linux 0.8Gatter Linux is an Ubuntu-based distribution which features the Openbox window manager as the default user interface. The project claims to be developing a desktop operating sy...

NuTyX 10.0

NuTyX 10.0NuTyX is one of only two Linux distributions in the DistroWatch database based on Linux From Scratch. The distro caught my attention as I am hoping to one day find the time and coura...

ArchMerge (aka ArcoLinux) 6.4.1

ArchMerge (aka ArcoLinux) 6.4.1The distribution I have been asked most frequently to cover so far in 2018 is ArchMerge, an Arch-based project which runs the Xfce desktop environment and can be...

Sabayon "MATE"

Sabayon "MATE"Sabayon is a Gentoo-based distribution which is available in many desktop editions as well as a server edition. Sabayon strives to provide a working system out-of-the-box, saving...

Enso OS 0.2

Enso OS 0.2Enso is a young distribution based on Xubuntu. Enso features the Xfce desktop environment running on the Gala window manager; Gala has been used with good effect on the elementary O...

OviOS 2.31

OviOS 2.31OviOS is a Linux-based distribution which is designed to act as a storage appliance. OviOS can be thought of along similar lines as a network attached storage (NAS) device, a box ded...

DietPi 6.1

DietPi 6.1DietPi is a lightweight Linux distribution that is based on Debian 9. The distribution differentiates itself from Debian by slimming things down to the bare essentials while providing tools ...

Solus 3 and the Budgie desktop

Solus 3 and the Budgie desktopSolus is an independent, rolling release distribution. Solus's design is mostly aimed at home users who want a friendly desktop operating system. The distribution...

Freespire 3 and Linspire 7.0

Freespire 3 and Linspire 7.0Towards the end of last year a company called PC/OpenSystems announced that it had bought the trademarks for Linspire and Freespire and that a new version of both d...

siduction 2018.1.0

siduction 2018.1.0siduction was the last distribution to have a release announcement appear on DistroWatch in the 2017 calendar year. siduction is a rolling release Linux distribution ...