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DistroWatch.com: Container Linux

Container Linux

Last Update: 2017-04-01 02:08 UTC

Container Linux (formerly CoreOS) is a Linux-based operating system for servers. Built from the ground up and designed primarily for the modern data centre, Container Linux provides specialist tools for making the system secure, reliable and up-to-date. Some of the more interesting features of the distribution include reliable updates and patches via FastPatch, a dashboard for managing rolling updates via CoreUpdate, a docker for packaging applications, as well as support for bare metal and many cloud providers.

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Container Linux (formerly CoreOS) Summary
Distribution Container Linux
Home Page https://coreos.com/
Mailing Lists https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/coreos-user
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums LinuxQuestions.org
Documentation https://coreos.com/docs/
Screenshots --
Download Mirrors https://coreos.com/docs/running-coreos/platforms/iso/
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites Wikipedia
Reviews LWN
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Recent Related News and Releases
  Releases, download links and checksums:
 • 2014-07-25: Distribution Release: Core OS 367.1.0
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 •2016-12-12 CoreOS becomes Container Linux
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Feature 1298.7.0
Release Date 2017-03-31
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
CDs 1
Free Download ISO
Installation Text mode
Default Desktop --
Package Management --
Office Suite --
Processor Architecture x86_64
Journaled File Systems Btrfs
Multilingual --
Asian Language Support --
Full Package List  
Package 1298.7.0
abiword (3.0.2)  
alsa-lib (1.1.3)  
ati-driver (16.40)  
bash (4.4) 4.3
bind (9.11.1)  
chromium (58.0.3029.81)  
cups (2.2.3)  
dhcp (4.3.5)  
e2fsprogs (1.43.4) 1.42.13
firefox (53.0)  
freetype (2.7.1)  
gcc (6.3.0)  
gimp (2.8.20)  
glibc (2.25) 2.21
gnome-shell (3.24.1)  
gnucash (2.6.16)  
gnumeric (1.12.34)  
grub (2.00)  
gtk+ (3.22.12)  
httpd (2.4.25)  
inkscape (0.92.1)  
k3b (17.04.0)  
kmod (24) 21
libgnome (2.32.1)  
libreoffice (5.3.2)  
linux (4.10.12) 4.9.16
Package 1298.7.0
lxde-common (0.99.2)  
mariadb (10.1.22)  
mate-desktop (1.18.0)  
mesa (17.0.4)  
mysql (5.7.18)  
nautilus (3.24.0)  
NVIDIA (378.13)  
openbox (3.6.1)  
openjdk (8u131)  
openssh (7.5p1) 7.2p2
openssl (1.1.0e) 1.0.2h
perl (5.24.1)  
php (7.1.4)  
plasma-desktop (5.9.4)  
postfix (3.2.0)  
postgresql (9.6.2)  
Python (3.6.1)  
qt (5.8.0) --
samba (4.6.3)  
systemd (233) 229
thunderbird (52.0.1)  
vim (8.0) 7.4
vlc (2.2.4)  
xfdesktop (4.12.3)  
xorg-server (1.19.3)  

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