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Last Update: 2020-01-01 10:31 UTC

Septor is a Linux distribution which provides users with a pre-configured computing environment for surfing the Internet anonymously. It is based on Debian's "Testing" branch and it uses Privoxy, a privacy-enhancing proxy, together with the Tor anonymity network to modify web page data and HTTP headers before the page is rendered by the browser. The distribution uses KDE Plasma as the preferred desktop environment and it also includes a the Tor Browser, OnionShare for anonymous file sharing, and Ricochet for anonymous instant messaging.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 81 (149), 6 months: 83 (149), 3 months: 73 (164), 4 weeks: 67 (200), 1 week: 103 (100)

Average visitor rating: 7.92/10 from 26 review(s).

Septor Summary
Distribution Septor
Home Page https://septor.sourceforge.io
Mailing Lists --
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums
Documentation --
Screenshots https://septor.sourceforge.io/#portfolioDistroWatch Gallery
Download Mirrors https://sourceforge.net/projects/septor/files/
Bug Tracker --
Related Websites  
Reviews 2019: Mondo (Serbian) • masLinuX (Spanish) • Linux-Community (German) • LinuxAndUbuntuDistroWatch
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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 2020
Release Date 2020-01-01
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
Image Size (MB) 1900-2000
Free Download ISO
Installation Graphical
Default Desktop KDE Plasma
Package Management DEB (APT)
Release Model Fixed
Office Suite LibreOffice
Processor Architecture x86_64
Init Software systemd
Journaled File Systems  
Multilingual Yes
Asian Language Support  
Full Package List 2020
Package 2020
abiword (3.0.4) --
alsa-lib ( 1.1.8
ati-driver (18.30) --
bash (5.0) 5.0
bind (9.15.7) --
chromium (79.0.3945.130) --
cups (2.3.1) 2.2.10
dhcp (4.4.1) 4.4.1
e2fsprogs (1.45.5) 1.44.5
firefox (72.0.1) --
freetype (2.10.1) 2.9.1
gcc (9.2.0) 8.3.0
gimp (2.10.14) 2.10.8
glibc (2.30) 2.28
gnome-shell (3.34.3) --
gnucash (3.8b) --
gnumeric (1.12.46) --
grub (2.04) 2.02
gtk (3.24.13) 3.24.5
httpd (2.4.41) 2.4.38
inkscape (0.92.4) --
k3b (19.12.1) 18.08.1
kmod (26) 26
krita ( --
libreoffice (6.3.4) 6.1.5
linux (5.4.12) 5.3.9
Package 2020
lxpanel (0.10.0) --
mariadb (10.4.11) --
mate-desktop (1.22.2) --
mesa (19.3.2) 18.3.6
mysql (8.0.19) --
nautilus (3.34.2) --
NVIDIA (440.44) --
openbox (3.6.1) --
openjdk (13.0.1) --
openssh (8.1p1) 7.9p1
openssl (1.1.1d) 1.1.1d
perl (5.30.1) 5.28.1
php (7.4.1) 7.3.11
plasma-desktop (5.17.5)
postfix (3.4.8) --
postgresql (12.1) --
Python (3.8.1) 3.7.3
qt (5.14.0) 5.11.3
samba (4.11.4) 4.9.5
systemd (244) 241
thunderbird (68.4.1) 68.3.0
vim (8.2) 8.1
vlc (3.0.8) 3.0.8
xfdesktop (4.14.2) --
xorg-server (1.20.7) 1.20.4

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Version: 2019.6
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-10-28
Votes: 45

Very Fast and nice iso. very useful entire package. Keep up the good work that I trust in you. Thanks.

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Version: 2019.2
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-04-03
Votes: 52

Clean, simple, easy to use right out of the box/usb stick. comes with a slew of very useful tools to keep your stuff private along with a great privacy help tool ( it tells you if various parts of your computer/net etc are secure and offers some hints on what to do you get your score up to 10/10)

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Version: 2019.2
Rating: 10
Date: 2019-03-24
Votes: 35

First thing I did was get rid of Tor Browser and installed a normal stand-alone new Firefox, which works well. Every thing else works great. Smooths out the Debian install, which I never got to run correctly. Septor is the smallest full linux I have, it is almost 2 gigs smaller than Manjaro with the same main apps.

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