Last Updated on: 20th July 2023, 01:46 pm
Web site: www.bouissou.net (not active)
Origin: France ?
Desktop environment: KDE
Based on: Knoppix
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 3.2-11b | 22 May, 2003
Knoppix MiB (or Knoppix-MiB Privacy Edition) – a remastered version of Knoppix Linux distribution which has been produced to provide everybody with a GNU/Linux Operating System contained on a bootable CD-Rom that can be immediately used on any computer without any prior installation process.
Knoppix-MiB “Privacy Edition” adds the following particularities to the standard Knoppix iso image:
– Automatic support of encrypted swap partitions (GNU/Linux), or encrypted swap – files in DOS/Windows (FAT/FAT32) partitions.
– Security improvements (encryption)
– Bug fixes
– Automatic mount of persistent homedir at bootup, and automatic restoration of optional custom system configuration, without needing to type specific boot parameters.
– KGPG GnuPG keyring manager
– OpenOffice 1.0.2 in french and english, with french “Drayer” spell check dictionaries.
– Mozilla 1.3 Chromium with Enigmail 0.74.0
– Postfix mail server (MTA) with TLS encryption, preconfigured with provided generic certificates.
– Optional backup of custom system configuration in user’s persistent home directory.
– Some more french translations.
– French manpages
– GnuChess openings library.
– Support for Swiss-french keyboard using “knoppix lang=fr_CH” boot option.
The latest version of Knoppix 3.2 Privacy Edition uses KDE 3.1.1 and was derived from the Knoppix 3.2 ISO image KNOPPIX_V3.2-2003-03-30-EN.iso
The project developer is Michel Bouissou.