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Fatdog64 Linux

Last Update: 2018-03-24 02:02 UTC


Fatdog64 Linux is a small, desktop, 64-bit Linux distribution. Originally created as a derivative of Puppy Linux with additional applications, Fatdog64 has grown to become an independent Linux distribution while still keeping the style of Puppy Linux.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 128 (73), 6 months: 103 (113), 3 months: 198 (37), 4 weeks: 185 (35), 1 week: 168 (36)

Average visitor rating: 8.74/10 from 19 review(s).


Fatdog64 Summary
Distribution Fatdog64 Linux
Home Page http://distro.ibiblio.org/fatdog/web/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/index.php
Documentation http://distro.ibiblio.org/fatdog/web/faqs/faq.htmlhttp://www.smokey01.com/software/Fatdog64-600/other/Howto-do-stuff-in-FatDog.pdf
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Download Mirrors http://distro.ibiblio.org/fatdog/iso/
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites ARM port
Reviews 710: DistroWatch
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Recent Related News and Releases
  Releases, download links and checksums:
 • 2017-12-26: Distribution Release: FatDog64 Linux 720
 • 2017-12-02: Development Release: Fatdog64 Linux 720 Beta
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Feature 720 710
Release Date 2017-12-26 2016-12-04
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 380-381 360-360
Free Download ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop Openbox Openbox
Package Management TXZ (pkgtool) TXZ (pkgtool)
Release Model Fixed Fixed
Office Suite LibreOffice LibreOffice
Processor Architecture x86_64 x86_64
Init Software other other
Journaled File Systems ext3, ext4 ext3, ext4
Multilingual Yes Yes
Asian Language Support    
Full Package List 720 710
Package 720 710
abiword (3.0.2) 3.0.1 3.0.1
alsa-lib (1.1.6) 1.1.0 1.1.0
ati-driver (16.40) -- --
bash (4.4.18) 4.3 4.3
bind (9.13.0) -- --
chromium (66.0.3359.181) -- --
cups (2.2.7) 2.1.3 2.1.3
dhcp (4.4.1) -- --
e2fsprogs (1.44.2) 1.42.12 1.42.12
firefox (60.0.1) 38.5.2 38.5.2
freetype (2.9.1) -- --
gcc (8.1.0) 4.8.3 4.8.3
gimp (2.10.2) 2.8.16 2.8.16
glibc (2.27) 2.19 2.19
gnome-shell (3.28.2) -- --
gnucash (3.1-1) -- --
gnumeric (1.12.41) 1.10.17 1.10.17
grub (2.02) -- --
gtk+ (3.22.30) 2.24.29 2.24.29
httpd (2.4.33) 2.4.18 2.4.18
inkscape (0.92.3) 0.91 0.91
k3b (18.04.1) -- --
kmod (25) 20 20
krita (4.0.3)    
libreoffice (6.0.4) 5.2.7.2 5.2.2.2
linux (4.16.12) 4.14.6 4.4.35
Package 720 710
lxpanel (0.9.3) -- --
mariadb (10.2.15) 10.1.10 10.1.10
mate-desktop (1.20.1) -- --
mesa (18.1.0) 17.2.7 11.0.6
mysql (8.0.11) -- --
nautilus (3.28.1) -- --
NVIDIA (390.48) -- --
openbox (3.6.1) 3.5.2 3.5.2
openjdk (10.0.1) -- --
openssh (7.7p1) 7.1p1 7.1p1
openssl (1.1.0h) 1.0.2n 1.0.2d
perl (5.26.2) 5.20.0 5.20.0
php (7.2.6) 7.0.2 7.0.2
plasma-desktop (5.12.5) -- --
postfix (3.3.1) 3.0.3 3.0.3
postgresql (10.4) 9.3.10 9.3.10
Python (3.6.5) 2.7.10 2.7.10
qt (5.11.0) 1.1.0 1.1.0
samba (4.8.2) 3.0.37 3.0.37
systemd (238) -- --
thunderbird (52.8.0) -- --
vim (8.1) 7.4 7.4
vlc (3.0.2) -- --
xfdesktop (4.12.4) -- --
xorg-server (1.20.0) 1.16.3 1.16.3

Reader Ratings
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Average rating
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Version: 720
Rating: 1
Date: 2018-05-26
Votes: 0


Locks up at start with the screen fritzed when test installing in virtual machine. Can't say much else if it can't get past boot and I can't see the screen.


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Version: 720
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-04-22
Votes: 4


Works great as a LiveUSB with a persistent feature. Love it!


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Version: 720
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-03-01
Votes: 1


Finally I can settle down after distrohopping for the past three years. I got to use FatDog 710 last year on my netbook of which the hard drive was not working anymore. FD did the job and I could use my old netbook again. Everything worked and it was superior faster than any other lightweight distro.

The usb installer is amazing and now I am running FatDog 720 for all my daily tasks- It looks polished out of box and you will get every tool onboard that you could need in live mode. I love my little fat one.


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