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KaOS

Last Update: 2018-06-26 06:32 UTC


KaOS is a desktop Linux distribution that features the latest version of the KDE desktop environment, the Calligra office suite, and other popular software applications that use the Qt toolkit. It was inspired by Arch Linux, but the developers build their own packages which are available from in-house repositories. KaOS employs a rolling-release development model and is built exclusively for 64-bit computer systems.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 50 (202), 6 months: 56 (187), 3 months: 57 (175), 4 weeks: 86 (120), 1 week: 77 (121)

Average visitor rating: 7.97/10 from 29 review(s).


KaOS Summary
Distribution KaOS
Home Page http://kaosx.us/
Mailing Lists https://groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/kaos-general
User Forums http://kaosx.us/phpBB3/
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Download Mirrors http://kaosx.us/download/
Bug Tracker https://github.com/KaOSx/
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Recent Related News and Releases
  Releases, download links and checksums:
 • 2018-06-25: Distribution Release: KaOS 2018.06
 • 2018-03-06: Distribution Release: KaOS 2018.03
 • 2018-01-20: Distribution Release: KaOS 2018.01
 • 2017-11-15: Distribution Release: KaOS 2017.11
 • 2017-09-02: Distribution Release: KaOS 2017.09
 • 2017-06-06: Distribution Release: KaOS 2017.06
 • 2017-04-11: Distribution Release: KaOS 2017.04
 • 2017-01-06: Distribution Release: KaOS 2017.01
 • 2016-11-07: Distribution Release: KaOS 2016.11
 • 2016-07-23: Distribution Release: KaOS 2016.07
 • 2016-04-22: Distribution Release: KaOS 2016.04
 • 2016-03-14: Distribution Release: KaOS 2016.03
 • More KaOS releases...

  Headlines:
 •2017-08-14 KaOS working on hardened kernel
 •2017-03-22 KaOS updates
 •2016-09-14 KaOS gets first run wizard
 •2016-07-24 KaOS releases big changes
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Feature 2018.06 2017.11 2016.11 2015.11 2014.12
Release Date 2018-06-25 2017-11-14 2016-11-07 2015-11-24 2014-12-26
End Of Life          
Price (US$) Free Free Free Free Free
Image Size (MB) 1800-1900 1700-1800      
Free Download ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
Installation Graphical Graphical Graphical Graphical Graphical
Default Desktop KDE Plasma KDE Plasma KDE Plasma KDE Plasma KDE
Package Management Pacman Pacman Pacman Pacman Pacman
Release Model Rolling Rolling Rolling Rolling Rolling
Office Suite Calligra Calligra Calligra Calligra Calligra
Processor Architecture x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64
Init Software systemd systemd systemd systemd systemd
Journaled File Systems          
Multilingual de, en, es, fr de, en, es, fr de, en, es, fr de, en, es, fr de, en, es, fr
Asian Language Support -- -- -- -- --
Full Package List 2018.06 2017.11 2016.11 2015.11 2014.12

Full Package List:   KaOS 2014.12
  Number of packages: 937 (download as TXT)
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  •  a2ps 4.14-3
  •  a52dec 0.7.4-6
  •  aalib 1.4rc5-8
  •  about-distro 1.1.0-1
  •  accountsqt 1.13-1
  •  acl 2.2.52-2
  •  akonadi 1.13.0-2
  •  alsa-firmware 1.0.28-1
  •  alsa-lib 1.0.28-2
  •  alsa-oss 1.0.28-1
  •  alsa-plugins 1.0.28-1
  •  alsa-utils 1.0.28-1
  •  appmenu-qt 0.2.6-4
  •  asciidoc 8.6.9-1
  •  aspell 0.60.6.1-2
  •  attica 0.4.2-1
  •  attr 2.4.47-2
  •  autoconf 2.69-2
  •  automake 1.14.1-3
  •  avahi 0.6.31-10
  •  b43-fwcutter 019-1
  •  baloo 4.14.3-1
  •  baloo-widgets 4.14.3-1
  •  bash 4.3.030-1
  •  bash-completion 2.1-2
  •  bc 1.06.95-1
  •  bin86 0.16.21-1
  •  binutils 2.24-2
  •  bison 3.0.2-1
  •  bluedevil 2.1-1
  •  bluez 5.26-1
  •  bluez-firmware 1.2-7
  •  boost 1.56.0-2
  •  boost-libs 1.56.0-2
  •  btrfs-progs 3.17.3-1
  •  bzip2 1.0.6-6
  •  ca-certificates 20141019-1
  •  cairo 1.14.0-1
  •  calamares 0.7.20-1
  •  calligra-3rdparty 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-braindump 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-data 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-extras 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-filters 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-flow 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-handbook 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-interfaces 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-karbon 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-kexi 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-krita 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-bs 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-ca 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-cs 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-da 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-de 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-el 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-en_GB 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-es 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-et 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-fi 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-fr 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-gl 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-hu 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-it 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-ja 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-kk 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-nb 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-nds 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-nl 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-pl 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-pt 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-pt_BR 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-ru 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-sk 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-sl 2.8.3-1
  •  calligra-l10n-sv 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-uk 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-zh_CN 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-l10n-zh_TW 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-libs 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-pics 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-plan 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-plugins 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-servicetypes 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-sheets 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-stage 2.8.7-1
  •  calligra-words 2.8.7-1
  •  ccnet 3.1.4-1
  •  cdparanoia 10.2-3
  •  cdrdao 1.2.3-12
  •  cdrtools 3.01a25-1
  •  celt 0.11.3-2
  •  chmlib 0.40-3
  •  chromaprint 1.2-1
  •  cifs-utils 6.3-1
  •  clementine 1.2.3.88-1
  •  cln 1.3.3-1
  •  cloog 0.18.1-3
  •  clucene 2.3.3.4-7
  •  colord 1.2.7-1
  •  compositeproto 0.4.2-2
  •  coreutils 8.23-1
  •  cpupower 3.17-1
  •  cracklib 2.9.1-1
  •  crda 1.1.3-3
  •  cryptsetup 1.6.6-1
  •  cups 2.0.1-1
  •  cups-filters 1.0.61-3
  •  cups-pdf 2.6.1-1
  •  curl 7.39.0-1
  •  cyrus-sasl-plugins 2.1.26-1
  •  damageproto 1.2.1-2
  •  db 5.3.28-2
  •  dbus 1.8.12-1
  •  dbus-c++ 0.9.0-3
  •  dbus-glib 0.102-1
  •  dbus-python2 1.2.0-1
  •  dbus-python3 1.2.0-2
  •  dconf 0.20.0-2
  •  desktop-file-utils 0.22-1
  •  device-mapper 2.02.114-1
  •  dhcpcd 6.6.7-1
  •  dialog 1.2_20140911-1
  •  diffutils 3.3-2
  •  directfb 1.7.5-1
  •  djvulibre 3.5.25.3-2
  •  dmidecode 2.12-1
  •  dmxproto 2.3.1-2
  •  dnsutils 9.9.5-1
  •  docbook-xml 4.5-8
  •  docbook-xsl 1.78.1-2
  •  dosfstools 3.0.27-1
  •  dri2proto 2.8-3
  •  dri3proto 1.0-1
  •  dvd+rw-tools 7.1-4
  •  dvgrab 3.5-2
  •  e2fsprogs 1.42.12-1
  •  ebook-tools 0.2.2-1
  •  ed 1.10-1
  •  efibootmgr 0.11.0-1
  •  efivar 0.15-1
  •  elfutils 0.160-1
  •  emovix 0.9.0-7
  •  enca 1.16-1
  •  enchant 1.6.0-5
  •  epsoneplijs 0.4.1-1
  •  epson-inkjet-printer-escpr 1.2.3-1
  •  exiv2 0.24-1
  •  expat 2.1.0-3
  •  faac 1.28-4
  •  faad2 2.7-3
  •  fakeroot 1.20.2-1
  •  farstream 0.2.6-1
  •  ffmpeg 2.5.1-1
  •  fftw 3.3.4-1
  •  file 5.20-1
  •  filesystem 2014.08-2
  •  findutils 4.4.2-7
  •  fixesproto 5.0-3
  •  flac 1.3.1-1
  •  flattr-icons 0.9.19-1
  •  flex 2.5.39-1
  •  fluidsynth 1.1.6-4
  •  fontcacheproto 0.1.3-4
  •  fontconfig 2.11.1-2
  •  fontsproto 2.1.3-1
  •  foomatic-db 1:4.0_20141011-1
  •  foomatic-db-engine 1:4.0_20141011-1
  •  foomatic-filters 1:4.0_20141011-1
  •  freeglut 2.8.1-2
  •  freetype2 2.5.4-2
  •  frei0r-plugins 1.4-3
  •  fribidi 0.19.6-1
  •  fuse 2.9.3-2
  •  gamin 0.1.10-2
  •  gavl 1.4.0-3
  •  gawk 4.1.1-1
  •  gc 7.4.2-1
  •  gcc 4.9.2-1
  •  gcc-libs 4.9.2-1
  •  gd 2.1.0-2
  •  gdb 7.8.1-1
  •  gdbm 1.11-1
  •  gdk-pixbuf2 2.31.2-1
  •  gettext 0.19.3-1
  •  ghostscript 9.15-1
  •  giflib 5.1.0-1
  •  git 2.2.1-1
  •  glew 1.11.0-1
  •  glib2 2.40.0-1
  •  glibc 2.20-1
  •  glibmm 2.40.0-1
  •  glib-networking 2.38.2-1
  •  glproto 1.4.17-1
  •  glu 9.0.0-4
  •  gmp 6.0.0-1
  •  gnupg 2.1.1-1
  •  gnutls 3.3.11-1
  •  gobject-introspection 1.40.0-1
  •  gperf 3.0.4-6
  •  gpgme 1.5.3-1
  •  gpm 1.20.7-2
  •  gptfdisk 0.8.10-2
  •  grantlee 0.5.1-1
  •  graphite 1.2.4-1
  •  grep 2.21-1
  •  groff 1.22.3-2
  •  grub-bios 2.00-7
  •  grub-common 2.00-7
  •  grub-efi 2.00-7
  •  grub-theme-midna 1.1-1
  •  gsfonts 1.0.7pre44-5
  •  gsl 1.16-1
  •  gsm 1.0.13-2
  •  gst-libav 1.4.5-1
  •  gst-plugins-bad 1.4.5-1
  •  gst-plugins-base 1.4.5-1
  •  gst-plugins-good 1.4.5-1
  •  gst-plugins-ugly 1.4.5-1
  •  gstreamer 1.4.5-1
  •  guile 2.0.11-2
  •  gummiboot 45-2
  •  gutenprint 5.2.10-1
  •  gzip 1.6-3
  •  harfbuzz 0.9.37-1
  •  hdparm 9.45-1
  •  hicolor-icon-theme 0.13-1
  •  homerun 1.2.5-1
  •  hplip 3.14.10-1
  •  hspell 1.2-1
  •  hunspell 1.3.3-1
  •  hwdetect 2013.12-1
  •  hwids 20141214-1
  •  hwinfo 21.10-1
  •  iana-etc 2.30-4
  •  iasl 20140926-1
  •  icu 54.1-1
  •  ilmbase 2.1.0-1
  •  imagemagick 6.9.0.0-1
  •  imagewriter 1.10.8-1
  •  imlib2 1.4.6-2
  •  inetutils 1.9.2-1
  •  iniparser 3.1-1
  •  init-live 2014.06-2
  •  inputproto 2.3.1-1
  •  intel-ucode 20140913-1
  •  inxi 2.2.15-1
  •  iproute2 3.16.0-2
  •  iptables 1.4.21-1
  •  iputils 20121221-3
  •  ipw2100-fw 1.3-8
  •  ipw2200-fw 3.1-6
  •  isl 0.13-1
  •  isl3887usb-firmware 2.13.25.0-3
  •  isl3890-firmware 2.13.25.0-2
  •  iso-codes 3.52-1
  •  iw 3.17-1
  •  jack 0.124.1-2
  •  jansson 2.7-1
  •  jasper 1.900.1-9
  •  jfsutils 1.1.15-3
  •  js 17.0.0-1
  •  json-c 0.12-1
  •  k3b 2.0.3-1
  •  kactivities 4.13.3-5
  •  KaOS_wallpapers 2.2-1
  •  karchive 5.5.0-2
  •  kauth 5.5.0-2
  •  kbd 2.0.2-1
  •  kbproto 1.0.6-3
  •  kcmsystemd 0.7.0-3
  •  kcm-ufw 0.4.3-4
  •  kcodecs 5.5.0-2
  •  kconfig 5.5.0-2
  •  kconfigwidgets 5.5.0-2
  •  kcoreaddons 5.5.0-2
  •  kcp 0.32-1
  •  kcrash 5.5.0-2
  •  kdbusaddons 5.5.0-2
  •  kdeadmin-kcron 14.12.0-1
  •  kdeadmin-ksystemlog 14.12.0-1
  •  kdeadmin-kuser 14.12.0-1
  •  kdeadmin-print-manager 14.12.0-1
  •  kde-baseapps 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-baseapps-dolphin 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-baseapps-konsole 4.14.3-1
  •  kde-base-artwork 14.12.0-1
  •  kde-common 14.12.0-1
  •  kdeconnect-kde 0.7.3-1
  •  kdegames-kpat 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegames-libkdegames 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-gwenview 4.14.3-1
  •  kdegraphics-kgamma 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-ksaneplugin 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-ksnapshot 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-libkdcraw 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-libkexiv2 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-libkipi 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-libksane 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-mobipocket 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-okular 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-strigi-analyzer 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-svgpart 14.12.0-1
  •  kdegraphics-thumbnailers 14.12.0-1
  •  kde-gtk-config 2.2.1-4
  •  kde-kdm-themes-midna 2.0-1
  •  kde-ksplash-themes-midna 2.0.0-1
  •  kde-l10n-ar 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-bg 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-bs 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ca 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ca@valencia 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-cs 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-da 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-de 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-el 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-en_gb 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-es 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-et 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-eu 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-fa 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-fi 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-fr 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ga 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-gl 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-he 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-hi 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-hr 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-hu 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ia 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-id 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-is 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-it 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ja 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-kk 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-km 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ko 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-lt 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-lv 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-mr 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-nb 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-nds 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-nl 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-nn 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-pa 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-pl 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-pt 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-pt_BR 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ro 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-ru 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-sk 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-sl 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-sr 14.12.0-2
  •  kde-l10n-sv 14.12.0-2
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Version: 2018.06
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-07-30
Votes: 1


Awesome KDE-Desktop!
Independent.
Fast!
Stable!
Clean and clear, not-bloated (but all you need as "home-office-user").
Very easy and quick install on my old iMac 27" (2009).
The best distribution after my "18-years-Linux-work" with several distributions!


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Version: 2018.06
Rating: 9
Date: 2018-07-26
Votes: 1


I had tried the distro when plasma started and it did not finish convincing me, but now it is stable, and the applications it includes, work without breaking any.
I really like their evolution and I hope they continue like this.
I have tried other distros that have a lot of software in their store, but most of them, seem to be experimental level and fail as "fairground shotgun", is not the case of this distro, "little but good and functional".


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Version: 2017.11
Rating: 7
Date: 2018-07-04
Votes: 0


I had some problems, configuring desktop, steam, etc. My old DELL Vostro 1500 with SSD wasn't working very well (compared with Ubuntu or Debian).


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