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DistroWatch.com: HandyLinux

HandyLinux

Last Update: Thursday 23 October 2014 09:57 GMT


HandyLinux is a French distribution designed for novice Linux users. It is based on the latest stable version of Debian GNU/Linux and it uses the Xfce desktop environment. The main feature of the distribution is a custom start menu with applications and Internet bookmarks grouped in tabs. HandyLinux integrates the latest versions of the Chromium web browser, LibreOffice office suite, Skype conferencing and messaging client, VLC video player and other popular applications with the stable Debian base.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 110 (122), 6 months: 59 (243), 3 months: 49 (297), 4 weeks: 27 (503), 1 week: 59 (237)


HandyLinux Summary
Distribution HandyLinux
Home Page http://handylinux.org/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums http://handylinux.org/forum/
Documentation http://handylinux.org/documentation/doku.php
Screenshots http://handylinux.org/gallery/LinuxScreenshots.org
Download Mirrors http://handylinux.org/documentation/doku.php/obtenir_handylinux
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites Wikipedia
Reviews 1.x: Frederic Bezies (French) • Frederic Bezies (French) • Everyday Linux UserDistroWatch
Where To Buy OSDisc.com (sponsored link)

Recent Related News
 • 2014-10-19: Distribution Release: HandyLinux 1.7
 • 2014-07-14: Distribution Release: HandyLinux 1.6

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Table Notes and Explanations
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  • Notes: In case where multiple versions of a package are shipped with a distribution, only the default version appears in the table. For indication about the GNOME version, please check the "nautilus" and "gnome-shell" packages. The Apache web server is listed as "httpd" and the Linux kernel is listed as "linux". The KDE desktop is represented by the "kdelibs" package and the Xfce desktop by the "xfdesktop" package.
  • Colour scheme: green text = latest stable version, red text = development or beta version. The function determining beta versions is not 100% reliable due to a wide variety of versioning schemes.

Feature 1.7.1
Release Date 2014/10/21
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
CDs 1 DVD
Free Download ISO
Installation Graphical
Default Desktop Xfce
Package Management DEB
Office Suite LibreOffice
Processor Architecture i486, i686
Journaled File Systems  
Multilingual en, fr
Asian Language Support --
Full Package List 1.7.1
Package 1.7.1
abiword (3.0.0) --
alsa-lib (1.0.28) 1.0.25
ati-driver (14.301.1001) --
bash (4.3) 4.2
bind (9.10.1) --
chromium (38.0.2125.111) --
cups (2.0.0) 1.5.3
dhcp (4.3.1) 4.2.2
e2fsprogs (1.42.12) 1.42.5
firefox (33.0.2) 33.0
freetype (2.5.3) 2.4.9
gcc (4.9.2) --
gimp (2.8.14) --
glibc (2.20) 2.13
gnome-shell (3.14.1.5) --
gnucash (2.6.4) --
gnumeric (1.12.18) --
grub (2.00) --
gtk+ (3.14.4) 2.24.10
httpd (2.4.10) --
inkscape (0.48.5) --
k3b (2.0.2) --
kdelibs (4.14.2) --
kmod (18) 9
libgnome (2.32.1) 2.32.1
libreoffice (4.3.3) 4.3.2
Package 1.7.1
linux (3.17.2) 3.2.63
lxde-common (0.99.0) --
mariadb (10.0.14) --
mate-desktop (1.8.1) --
MesaLib (10.3.2) 8.0.5
mysql (5.6.21) --
nautilus (3.14.0) --
NVIDIA (343.22) --
openbox (3.5.2) --
openjdk (8u20) 7u65
openssh (6.7p1) --
openssl (1.0.1j) 1.0.1e
perl (5.20.1) 5.14.2
php (5.6.2) --
postfix (2.11.3) --
postgresql (9.3.5) --
Python (3.4.2) 2.7.3
qt (5.3.2) 4.8.2
samba (4.1.13) --
systemd (217) --
thunderbird (31.2.0) 24.8.1
vim (7.4) 7.3
vlc (2.1.5) 2.0.3
xfdesktop (4.10.2) 4.8.3
xine-lib (1.2.6) --
xorg-server (1.16.1) 1.12.4


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