distros http://www.linuxjournal.com/taxonomy/term/658/all en Devuan Beta Release http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/devuan-beta-release <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/devuan-beta-release" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/devuan-logo_tm_600dpi.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="51" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/u1000009/devuan-logo_tm_600dpi.png" width="550" height="139" alt="" title="" /> <p> After two years in development, a beta release of the Devuan distro has made it into the world (Devuan is a registered trademark of the Dyne.org foundation). Devuan is a very Debian-ish distro.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/devuan-beta-release"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/devuan-beta-release#comments Debian distros systemd Tue, 03 May 2016 17:33:00 +0000 James Darvell 1339045 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Aptosid - An Overview http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/aptosid-overview <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/aptosid-overview" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/aptosid_desktop_scaled.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="150" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><a href="http://aptosid.com/">aptosid</a> might sound like a package management tool, but it's actually a desktop-orientated (KDE4 or XFCE) Debian derived Linux distro. It's more than a mere respin of Debian, but does it have what it takes to distinguish it from all of the other desktop distros?<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/aptosid-overview"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/aptosid-overview#comments Debian Desktop distros Tue, 19 Jul 2011 13:00:00 +0000 Michael Reed 1022756 at http://www.linuxjournal.com Tiny Core Linux 3.6 adds GUI installer http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/tiny-core-linux-36-adds-gui-installer <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-node-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/content/tiny-core-linux-36-adds-gui-installer" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page imagecache-linked imagecache-node-page_linked"><img src="http://www.linuxjournal.com/files/linuxjournal.com/ufiles/imagecache/node-page/nodeimage/story/tinycore37_dock.png" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-node-page" width="200" height="85" /></a> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With the release of version 3.6, the <a href="http://distro.ibiblio.org/tinycorelinux/welcome.html">Tiny Core</a> crew have added a GUI method for hard disk installation. As I have, on <a href="http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/tiny-core-ultralight-diy-distribution">previous occasions</a>, banged on about this omission, I thought I'd take a look.<span class="read-more"><a href="/content/tiny-core-linux-36-adds-gui-installer"> more>></a></span></p> http://www.linuxjournal.com/content/tiny-core-linux-36-adds-gui-installer#comments desktop linux distros Thu, 26 May 2011 13:00:00 +0000 Michael Reed 1021053 at http://www.linuxjournal.com