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DistroWatch.com: Eridani Linux

Eridani Linux

Last Update: 2023-01-30 01:12 UTC

Eridani Linux 6.3 is an updated and enhanced version of the downloadable release of Red Hat Linux 6.2 with all the updates and a number of extra applications and utilities. Eridani Linux 6.3 now also contains many updates and new features from Red Hat Linux 7.0, but retains the binary compatibility of the 6.x tree. If you're looking for an affordable copy of a Red Hat 6.2/7.0 hybrid and don't want the hassle of downloading the bug-fixes and security updates, look no further! It's also worth noting that Eridani Linux uses a stable compiler release, so there is no need to dig around for other compilers to compile your kernel.

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Eridani Summary
Distribution Eridani Linux
Home Page http://www.eridani.co.uk/linux.shtml
Mailing Lists --
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums
Documentation --
Screenshots --
Download Mirrors http://ftp.eridani.co.uk/ • DistroWatch Torrent Archive
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites Avalon Support
Where To Donate, Buy, or Try

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Feature 6.3
Release Date 2000-11-22
End Of Life  
Price (US$) 16
Image Size (MB) 0-0
Free Download --
Default Desktop GNOME
Package Management RPM
Release Model Fixed
Office Suite KOffice
Processor Architecture i386
Init Software other
Journaled File Systems  
Asian Language Support  
Full Package List 6.3
Package 6.3
abiword (3.0.5) --
alsa-lib (1.2.10) --
amdgpu (23.0.0) --
bash (5.2.21) 1.14.7
bind (9.18.20) 9.2.1
chromium (119.0.6045.199) --
cups (2.4.7) --
dhcp (4.4.3-P1) 2.0
e2fsprogs (1.47.0) 1.18
firefox (120.0.1) --
freetype (2.13.2) 1.3.1
gcc (13.2.0) --
gimp (2.10.36) 1.2.3
glibc (2.38) 2.1.3
gnome-shell (45.2) --
gnucash (5.4-1) --
gnumeric (1.12.56) 0.54
grub (2.06) --
gtk (4.12.4) 1.2.8
httpd (2.4.58) --
inkscape (1.3.1) --
k3b (23.08.4) --
kmod (31)  
krita (5.2.2)  
libreoffice (7.6.4) --
linux (6.6.5) 2.2.22
Package 6.3
lxpanel (0.10.1) --
mariadb (11.1.3)  
mate-desktop (1.26.2)  
mesa (23.3.0) 3.2
mysql (8.2.0) 3.23.24
nautilus (45.2.1) --
NVIDIA (545.29.06) --
openbox (3.6.1) --
openjdk (21.0.1) --
openssh (9.5p1) 3.4p1
openssl (3.2.0) 0.9.5a
perl (5.38.2) 5.6.1
php (8.3.0) 4.0.6
plasma-desktop (5.27.10)  
postfix (3.8.3) --
postgresql (16.1) 7.1.3
Python (3.12.1) 1.5.2
qt (6.6.1) 2.2.1
samba (4.19.3) 2.0.10
systemd (255)  
thunderbird (115.5.1) --
vim (9.0) 6.1
vlc (3.0.20) --
wayland (1.22.0)  
xfdesktop (4.18.1) --
xorg-server (21.1.9) --

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