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Create your own Linux distro based on ExTiX 17.5/Ubuntu 17.04!

Posted 07-03-2017 at 04:22 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

In ExTiX 17.5, Build 170508, with KDE 4.16.12 and KDE Frameworks I have included (pre-installed) Refracta Tools, which makes it possible for you to very easy and fast make your own Ubuntu 17.04 (or Ubuntu 17.10) distro.

Watch a slideshow showing how Refracta Snapshot works...

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Install a Linux system to a USB stick and get perfect persistence!

Posted 02-11-2017 at 10:46 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Linux to USB – Installation methods
Many people like to run/test a Linux system without touching/changing their hard drive. There are a lot of installations programs out there for both Linux and Windows. Most of them doesn’t offer persistence though. Very little is written about the fact that the “ordinary” installation program for installations to hard drive (in some cases) also can be used to install a Linux system to a USB stick. Using such an installation method will of course give you...
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ExTiX 14.1.1 – build 140629

Posted 06-29-2014 at 10:11 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

ExTiX 14.1.1 64 bit is based on Debian/Ubuntu 14.04. The original system includes the Desktop Environment Unity (Ubuntu). After removing Unity I have installed Gnome 3.10 and Gnome Classic 3.10 (in ExTiX 14.1.1, build 140629) respectively Razor-qt 0.5.2 (in ExTiX Light, build 140515). The system language is English in both versions of ExTiX.

NEWS ABOUT ExTiX 14.1.1 build 140629
All packages have been updated to the latest version by 140629. Vlc (installed from source to make...
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ExTiX 14.1 based on Debian “Jessie” and Ubuntu 14.04 (alias "Trusty Tahr")

Posted 04-23-2014 at 11:42 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

I have released a new version (14.1) of ExTiX today (140423). ExTiX is now based on Debian Jessie and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (alias Trusty Tahr), released 20140417. I have upgraded all packages to the latest version as of 140423.

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Run from RAM using UNetbootin

Posted 01-27-2014 at 04:28 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 01-29-2014 at 09:56 AM by exton

ExTiX 14, MeX Linux, LFA (Linux for ALL) and ExLight (among other “exton distributions”) can be installed to a USB stick with UNetbootin. I have now arranged it so that the aforementioned systems can run from RAM (superfast!). You just have to replace on file after the installation is ready. READ THIS:

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