Star 2.1.0

Star 2.1.0The Star Linux distribution has been around for years in various guises and I resolved to look at it in a bit more depth in the current quest to look at more Devuan-derived distributions as ...

Recalbox 6.1.1

Recalbox 6.1.1 One of the most recent additions to the DistroWatch database is Recalbox. What is Recalbox? The project's website describes this Linux distribution as follows:Recalbox allows you to re-...

Netrunner 20.01

Netrunner 20.01Netrunner is a Debian-based distribution featuring a customized KDE Plasma desktop with some extra applications and conveniences. The Netrunner project has had several different...

Linux Mint 4 "Debian Edition"

Linux Mint 4 "Debian Edition"Linux Mint is a popular desktop distribution which features two main branches. The first branch is based on Ubuntu long-term support (LTS) releases and is available in thr...

Project Trident 20.02

Project Trident 20.02Late in 2019 the Project Trident team announced they would be moving their operating system from its existing TrueOS base over to Void. This was an unusual move as the two...

Anarchy Linux 1.0.10

Anarchy Linux 1.0.10Anarchy Linux is an Arch-based distribution that provides a custom installation script designed to quickly configure and install Arch. The Anarchy Linux ISO is 665MB and the instal...

Manjaro Linux 19.0

Manjaro Linux 19.0Manjaro Linux is one of those distributions I have tried many times over the years but was always unable to keep for any length of time due to this or that issue cropping up. Either ...

OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 "Mercury"

OpenMandriva Lx 4.1 "Mercury"OpenMandriva Lx, which I will call OpenMandriva from here on, is an independent Linux distro. The project's roots go back to Mandriva Linux, which was a distro pro...

Solus 4.1 "Fortitude"

Solus 4.1 "Fortitude"Solus is desktop-focused distribution that is not based on any other distribution. Many of the packages used in this distribution will be familiar, but instead of using APT, DNF, ...

Void 20191109

Void 20191109Void is a rolling release Linux distribution. The project offers a number of features which are uncommon in the Linux community, including a custom package manager (XBPS), two flavours of...