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Last Update: 2019-09-19 14:25 UTC

EndeavourOS is a rolling release Linux distribution based on Arch Linux. The project aims to be a spiritual successor to Antergos - providing an easy setup and pre-configured desktop environment on an Arch base. EndeavourOS uses the Xfce desktop by default and is installed by the Calamares graphical system installer.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 204 (39), 6 months: 128 (78), 3 months: 73 (158), 4 weeks: 46 (261), 1 week: 32 (401)

Average visitor rating: 9.63/10 from 32 review(s).

EndeavourOS Summary
Distribution EndeavourOS
Home Page https://endeavouros.com/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums https://forum.endeavouros.com/
Alternative User Forums
Documentation https://endeavouros.com/wiki/
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Download Mirrors https://endeavouros.com/download/
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites --
Reviews 2019: DistroWatch
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 • 2019-09-18: Distribution Release: EndeavourOS 2019.09.15
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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 "plasma-desktop" 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.
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Feature 2019.09.15
Release Date 2019-09-18
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
Image Size (MB) 1600-1700
Free Download ISO
Installation Graphical
Default Desktop Xfce
Package Management pacman
Release Model Rolling
Office Suite --
Processor Architecture x86_64
Init Software systemd
Journaled File Systems Btrfs, ext3, ext4
Multilingual Yes
Asian Language Support --
Full Package List 2019.09.15
Package 2019.09.15
abiword (3.0.2) --
alsa-lib (1.1.9) 1.1.9
ati-driver (18.30) --
bash (5.0) 5.0
bind (9.15.4) --
chromium (77.0.3865.90) --
cups (2.3.0) --
dhcp (4.4.1) 4.4.1
e2fsprogs (1.45.3) 1.45.3
firefox (69.0.1) 69.0
freetype (2.10.1) 2.10.1
gcc (9.2.0) 9.1.0
gimp (2.10.12) --
glibc (2.30) 2.29
gnome-shell (3.34.0) --
gnucash (3.7) --
gnumeric (1.12.45) --
grub (2.04) 2.04
gtk (3.24.11) 3.24.10
httpd (2.4.41) --
inkscape (0.92.4) --
k3b (19.08.1) --
kmod (26) 26
krita (4.2.6) --
libreoffice (6.3.1) --
linux (5.3) 5.2.14
Package 2019.09.15
lxpanel (0.10.0) --
mariadb (10.4.8) --
mate-desktop (1.22.1) --
mesa (19.1.7) 19.1.6
mysql (8.0.17) --
nautilus (3.34.0) --
NVIDIA (435.21) --
openbox (3.6.1) --
openjdk (13) --
openssh (8.0p1) 8.0p1
openssl (1.1.1d) 1.1.1d
perl (5.30.0) 5.30.0
php (7.3.9) --
plasma-desktop (5.16.5) --
postfix (3.4.6) --
postgresql (11.5) --
Python (3.7.4) 3.7.4
qt (5.13.1) 5.13.1
samba (4.11.0) 4.10.8
systemd (243) 243
thunderbird (68.1.0) --
vim (8.1) --
vlc (3.0.8) --
xfdesktop (4.14.1) 4.14.1
xorg-server (1.20.5) 1.20.5

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Version: 2019.08.17
Rating: 9
Date: 2019-09-11
Votes: 3

Ive been running pure arch for a year now, and thought try out endeavouros , i am very pleased as it is setup as a good environment for arch with most settings done, i had to set a few settings like mousepad click and brightness was not holding setting which i know how to setup in grub. it is light & fast and good for all who want to try arch based linux

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Version: 2019.08.17
Rating: 8
Date: 2019-09-10
Votes: 0

biggest problems so far:
I have a lot of trouble updating through a proxy (arch does not have these problems)
ships only XFCE Desktop until now (which i personally don't like but in this case it does actually look quite good)
on my main machine the installation failed unfortunatelly
it could use more install options (for example "minimal install", "recommended install" and "complete install")
installer is way simpler than arch, but still to complicated for beginners

but so far this is an awesome little distribution

my biggest hope is on the netInstaller that is said to come this year

I say give it a year and we'll maybe have an even better Antergos2

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Version: 2019.08.17
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-09-08
Votes: 1

Lean and mean... Jut the right number of packages and the with the rolling release tag on it... a perfect distro for everyone that wants to try Arch made easy.

ten out of ten.

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