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DistroWatch.com: FaunOS


Last Update: 2024-02-02 02:44 UTC

FaunOS is a portable, fully integrated Linux operating system with over 600 pre-installed packages. Based on Arch Linux, it is specifically designed to run from a portable USB memory device (such as a USB Flash drive). It can also be configured to boot from other media, such as DVD, and even the internal hard drive. FaunOS is a live desktop system designed to run without setup on most modern x86-based systems.

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FaunOS Summary
Distribution FaunOS
Home Page http://www.faunos.com/
Mailing Lists --
User Forums http://forum.faunos.com/
Alternative User Forums
Documentation http://wiki.faunos.com/
Screenshots http://www.faunos.com/screenshots.html •DistroWatch Gallery
Download Mirrors http://www.faunos.com/releases/known_mirrors.html • DistroWatch Torrent Archive
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites Wikipedia
Reviews 0.4: Linux.com
Where To Donate, Buy, or Try

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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 0.5.4
Release Date 2008-03-13
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
Image Size (MB) 0-0
Free Download ISO
Installation Text mode
Default Desktop KDE
Package Management Pacman
Release Model Fixed
Office Suite OpenOffice
Processor Architecture i386
Init Software SysV
Journaled File Systems  
Multilingual --
Asian Language Support --
Full Package List 0.5.4
Package 0.5.4
abiword (3.0.5) --
alsa-lib (1.2.12) 1.0.15
amdgpu (23.0.0) --
bash (5.2.21) 3.2
bind (9.18.27) --
cups (2.4.10) 1.3.6
dhcp (4.4.3-P1) 3.0.6
e2fsprogs (1.47.1) 1.40.7
firefox (127.0.2)
freetype (2.13.2) 2.3.5
gcc (14.1.0) 4.2.3
gimp (2.10.38) 2.4.5
glibc (2.39) 2.7
gnome-shell (46.2)  
gnucash (5.6) --
gnumeric (1.12.57) --
grub (2.12) 0.97
gtk (4.14.4) 2.12.7
httpd (2.4.59) --
inkscape (1.3.2) 0.46
k3b (24.05.1) 1.0.4
kmod (32)  
krita (5.2.3)  
LibreOffice (24.2.4) 2.3.1
linux (6.9.6)
lxpanel (0.10.1)  
Package 0.5.4
mariadb (11.4.2)  
mate-desktop (1.28.2)  
mesa (24.1.2)  
mysql (8.4.0) --
nautilus (46.2) --
NVIDIA (550.90.07) --
openbox (3.6.1)  
openjdk (22)  
openssh (9.7p1) 4.7p1
openssl (3.3.1) 0.9.8g
perl (5.40.0) 5.8.8
php (8.3.8) --
plasma-desktop (6.1.0)  
postfix (3.9.0) --
postgresql (16.3) --
Python (3.12.4) 2.5.2
qt (6.7.2) 3.3.8
samba (4.20.2) 3.0.28a
systemd (256.1)  
thunderbird (127.0)
vim (9.1) 7.1
vlc (3.0.21) --
wayland (1.23.0)  
xfdesktop (4.18.1) --
xorg-server (21.1.13)

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