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ExLight Linux Live DVD with Enlightenment 0.19.12 – 64bit

Posted 10-31-2015 at 10:04 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

WHAT’S NEW IN ExLight Build 151031?
1. ExLight is now based on Ubuntu 15.10 (alias Wily Werewolf) and Debian 8.1 Jessie.
2. I have upgraded the Desktop environment Enlightenment (Beauty at your fingertips) to version 0.19.12. All included packages have been updated to the latest available version as at October 31, 2015.
3. I have replaced kernel 4.0.0-4-exton with kernel 4.2.0-16-exton.
4. ExLight’s ISO file is now a ISO-hybrid, which means that it can very easily be...
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New Softpedia articles about my Linux builds

Posted 07-29-2015 at 11:03 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

Softpedia has written two new articles about my latest Linux builds.

About ExLight:

About Exton|OS Light:

One reader said this about Exton|OS Light: I installed it on a Toshiba Satellite A105-S4034 notebook computer...
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Dual-boot Windows & Linux?

Posted 05-01-2015 at 11:53 AM by beachboy2


Before attempting to dual-boot Linux on an existing Windows computer it is essential to backup all personal data to an external drive.

There are two main reasons why people may wish to dual-boot Windows and Linux:

1.) They are familiar with Windows and are perhaps interested in replacing it with Linux. They may be reluctant to ditch Windows completely, in case they do not get along with Linux 100% and so decide to keep a foot in both camps....
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DebEX Barebone 64 bit Live DVD with Xfce 4.12, released 150228 after three years of work

Posted 03-29-2015 at 08:59 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)
Updated 03-29-2015 at 04:56 PM by exton

NEWS about DebEX Barebone 150329
A new version of DebEX Barebone with Xfce 4.12 and kernel 3.18.0-8-exton (equivalent to’s stable kernel 3.18.1) is ready. I have installed Nvidia’s proprietary graphic driver 340.65. All packages have been updated to the latest version as of Mars 29, 2015.

Announcement about Xfce 4.12, released 150228
Today, after 2 years and 10 months of work, we are pleased to announce the release of the Xfce desktop 4.12, a new stable version...
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Red Hat 5.7

Posted 03-25-2015 at 06:35 AM by jheengut

Last week I installed the Red Hat Enterprise Linux distribution for the first time and unlike Fedora it felt smoother than a breeze.

The installation GUI is polished as an Enterprise grade toolkit. The general installation procedures were trivial but when a step regarding the Red Hat Subscription Management this needed to be skipped.

There was a problem in the partition table of the windows laptop and the vmware provided had a missing lua script, so virtualbox was chosen...
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