Web site: emperor-os.com
Category: Specialist
Desktop environment: Xfce, KDE Plasma, LXDE, MATE, Openbox
Architecture: x86_64
Based on: Ubuntu
Media: Live DVD+
The last version | Released: 18.04.5 | August 29, 2020

Emperor-OS – an All in One Linux based operating system for programming, developing and data science. The aim was to provide, design, develop and customize Emperor-OS to be free and useful for normal and professional users.

Emperor-OS has over 200 apps and important tools which are all in one ISO for programming and data science. It is a complete Linux operating system that is customized to run from CD, USB flash drive, hard drive or other Bootable Storage Medias. It comes in 64 bit ISO and has five desktops. It also supports several programming languages and developing tools. It is distributed as a Live ISO image and can also be installed in your computer. Emperor-OS Linux is a non-commercial, special purpose Linux distribution designed for beginner and power users who appreciate working with programming, developing, big data and data analysis tools.

It comes with many tools for both programming and desktop users. In addition, it has a customized grub boot menu with two kernel release, Plymouth theme, customized login window with 5 selective desktop to login and default username and password. Also, it has quick Emperor Panel, quick run app menu to search your app, beautiful Cairo-dock and Conky theme, five pre-installed and pre-configured desktops (XFCE, LXDE, OpenBox, KDE Plasma, Mate). It has three browsers for the web, two groups of developing tools, fun games, many graphic tools and file managers and you can manage Emails, Rip CDs and watch video, play music, burn CDs and DVDs, manage and organize pictures. It also includes the WPS office which allows you to write letters, do spreadsheets, drawings and slide presentations; it has many settings and accessories. Everything you can do with other operating systems, you can do in emperor-OS.

The project developer is Hossein Seilany.


Emperor-OS 18.04.5 amd64 5.7GB.iso
md5sum: 6cd6bf38c0e1010f8c2f28f6e6ca27de


Xiange Linux

Xiange Linux

Web site: sourceforge.net/projects/xiangelinux/
Origin: China
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment:
Architecture: x86, x86_64
Based on: Independent
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 2020.10.29 | October 29, 2020

Xiange Linux – a light weight Linux operating system based on gpkg and LFS. The distribution is based on the source code, optimized for the current CPU by default, and experience extreme speed. It supports for binary packages, and package file verification to prevent the system from being illegally modified.

It uses a package manage system called gpkg, based on Bash and C language,easy for understanding,porting, and expandation. It supports manual/automatic installation, experience the pleasure of full control system.

Live user/password: xiange


Xiange Linux LiveUSB 2020.10.29 x86_64 2.2GB.tar.xz
md5sum: baa97bb9e36e7cd339c41402f1a06a56

Xiange Linux LiveUSB 201405 x86_64 814MB.tar.xz
md5sum: 13854497119478112f6f108b4f81da1b




Web site: sourceforge.net/projects/hascodingos/
Origin: Turkey
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: KDE Plasma
Architecture: x86_64
Based on: Ubuntu
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 2.0 | February 23, 2020

HasCodingOS – a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu, with KDE Plasma desktop environment and Turkish localization set as default.

As the project developer said, it is “A new operating system based on linux/gnu, that contains all the package programs required for the user.”

HasCodingOS 1.0 “AfyonKalesi” is based on Ubuntu 16.10.
HasCodingOS 2.0 “Ardahan Kalesi” is based on Ubuntu 19.10.

root password: hascoding


HasCodingOS 2.0 amd64 3.1GB.iso
md5sum: 0359312f0c1142437a4fb4d796974569

HasCodingOS 1.0 amd64 2.5GB.iso
md5sum: b5e8a3091647a7a45a1b773f25238e13


Simplicity Linux


Web site: simplicitylinux.org (not active)
Origin: UK
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: LXDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Puppy Linux
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 20.1 | February 5, 2020
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Simplicity Linux – a Linux distribution based on LxPup, which is based on Puppy Linux

Simplicity Linux uses Puppy Linux and derivatives as a base, uses the LXDE desktop environment, and comes in 3 editions: Netbook, Desktop and Media. Netbook features cloud based software, Desktop features locally based software and Media edition is designed to allow people who want a lounge PC to access their media with ease.

Simplicity 13.x is built on Puppy Upup.
A version of 14.1 is based on Slacko Puppy.
Simplicity 14.7 is based on Puppy Precise 5.7.1.
The latest version 16.07 is based on LxPuP.

As of February 2020, a new version of Simplicity Linux 20.1 released.


Simplicity Linux 20.1 Desktop i386 747MB.iso
md5sum: 7967a68533cf0df3b8f86d5012a4f5d8

Simplicity Linux 16.07 Desktop i386 409MB.iso
md5sum: 9c5711c1830be790ae982bf2fb15c953




Web site: zeltser.com/remnux/
Origin: USA
Category: Security
Desktop environment: LXDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Ubuntu
Media: OVA
The last version | Released: 7.0 | July 21, 2020
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REMnux – a Linux distribution based on Ubuntu, incorporates many free tools for analyzing Windows and Linux malware, examining browser-based threats such as obfuscated JavaScript, exploring suspicious document files and taking apart other malicious artifacts.

Investigators can also use the distro to intercept suspicious network traffic in an isolated lab when performing behavioral malware analysis.

The REMnux distribution includes many free tools useful for examining malicious software. These utilities are set up and tested to make it easier for you to perform malware analysis tasks without needing to figure out how to install them. The tools installed on REMnux can help you:
– Examine browser malware
– Analyze malicious document files
– Extract and decode suspicious artifacts
– Handle laboratory network interactions
– Review multiple malware samples
– Examine properties and contents of suspicious files
– Investigate Linux and Windows malware
– Perform memory forensics

The project let’s you use the tools in two ways:
– via the OVA virtual appliance
– via set of applications which can be installed on the top of Ubuntu distribution

The latest version 6.0 was released in June 2015.


REMnux 7.0 Virtual Image i686 2.0GB.ova
md5sum: 16885f0c5ecd1a6965102991795a81d8

REMnux 6.0 Virtual Image i686 2.0GB.ova
md5sum: 606159d4be7da3df0505592a09af6ba3




Web site: caelinux.com
Origin: Switzerland
Category: Specialist
Desktop environment: Xfce
Architecture: x86_64
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia (PL): CAELinux
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 2020 | August 9, 2020
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CAELinux – a live DVD Linux distribution dedicated to open source engineering with a focus on Computer Aided Engineering and Scientific Computing.

Based on Ubuntu, it features a full software solution for open source production development with many CAD/CAM/CAE applications.

The live system features:
– CAD/CAM & 3D printing: Freecad, OpenSCAD, LibreCad, Pycam, OpenSCAM, GCAM, dxf2gcode & Cura
– FEA, CFD & multiphysic simulation: Code-Aster, Code-Saturne, OpenFOAM, Elmer FEM, Calculix, Impact FEM, MBDyn
– Meshing, pre-post, & visualization: Pre/post processing packages: Paraview 3.10.2, Discretizer, EnGrid 1.4, Helyx-OS, Elmer GUI, Netgen, Tetgen, CGX, GMSH v2.5, Salome v.6., Meshlab
– Electronic design and prototyping: GEDA suite, KiCad, Fritzing, Arduino, dxf2gcode / cadpy for PCB isolation milling.
– Scientific & development tools like GNU Octave (+ QtOctave GUI ), R & Rkward, Scilab, wxMaxima, Scipy & Spyder IDE, Qt Creator, gcc, gfortran, g++, python, perl, tcl/tk, ruby compilers
– Scientific writing and office tools: Latex, Texmaker, Lyx, LibreOffice, Gimp, Inkscape, Jabref

CAELinux 2013 is based on XUbuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit.
Available as an installable ISO image for DVD/USB flash drive; ready to use on laptop, workstations or even clusters (with OpenMPI).


CAELinux 2020 x86_64 6GB.iso
md5sum: fdb560d86be3f6ab005f3a0402f67288




Web site: www.kanotix.org
Origin: Germany
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: KDE, LXDE
Architecture: x86, x86_64
Based on: Debian
Wikipedia: KANOTIX
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: Silverfire 2020 | March 6, 2020
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KANOTIX – a Debian stable based Linux distribution, with advanced hardware detection.

KANOTIX uses the latest stable packages of KDE and LXDE desktops from the Debian stable and backports repository.
It can be used as a Live DVD/USB disk system without touching a hard drive, but can be installed to the hard disk using the graphical acritoxinstaller.

The founder of KANOTIX is Jörg Schirottke “Kano”.
The distribution derived from “Kano’s Scriptpage for Knoppix” and is under active development from 2003.
Between 2003 and 2006 KANOTIX was based on Debian unstable “Sid” up to version 2006-01-RC4. After that the base system has benn moved to Debian stable.
A few dewelopers of KANOTIX left the project after moving it to Debian stable, so they started a new Debian ‘Sid’ project called Sidux.

New iso images of Kanotix 2020 Silverfire have been released in March 2020, after 6 years of break at the project development.