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Old 04-28-2015, 11:28 AM   #1
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Requesting download links for ISO of U-lite Linux and Fluxbuntu


I have tried searching the net to download ISOs of U-lite Linux and Fluxbuntu, but to no avail. It would be a very helpful if someone provides the needful.

Thank you,
 
Old 04-28-2015, 11:39 AM   #2
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U-Lite has been discontinued in 2008, Fluxbuntu in 2007. That explains why you can't find ISOs for them.
 
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Old 05-06-2015, 09:54 AM   #4
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You had a reply on 4/28, you just did not like it apparently. Both are discontinued so no iso's to be had and both are 7 to 8 years old so both are unsupported as well..

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Old 05-06-2015, 10:01 AM   #5
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Silpio,

I hope you have better luck picking lottery numbers!

Here is the Distrowatch list of discontinued distributions to save you wasting further time:

http://distrowatch.com/search.php?status=Discontinued

Do Mint, Ubuntu, Debian, Zorin OS etc etc have no appeal?

Here are some other current Linux distros:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of..._distributions
 
Old 05-06-2015, 01:57 PM   #6
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Hi all...

I might have found a Fluxbuntu .iso here if it helps...

Regards...
 
Old 05-06-2015, 02:02 PM   #7
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I might have found a Fluxbuntu .iso here if it helps...
There may not be any working repos for a discontinued OS, such as Fluxbuntu 7.10
Installing fluxbox on a supported OS with working repos is no big deal.

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Old 05-06-2015, 02:26 PM   #8
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Silpio,

I hope these FluxBox links are useful to you:

Fluxbox:
http://www.fluxbox.org/

Perfect FluxBox on Linux:
https://www.linux.com/learn/tutorial...sktop-on-linux

FluxBox on Debian:
https://wiki.debian.org/FluxBox
 
Old 05-06-2015, 05:22 PM   #9
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Habitual View Post
There may not be any working repos for a discontinued OS, such as Fluxbuntu 7.10
Installing fluxbox on a supported OS with working repos is no big deal.
Most likely, unless there's an archive somewhere or the OP has stored copies of his/her own software.
 
  


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