MAX

MAX

Web site: external.educa2.madrid.org/es/web/maxcontent/inicio1
Origin: Spain
Category: Education
Desktop environment: Xfce
Architecture: x86_64
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia: MAX Linux
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 10 | November 26, 2018
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MAX Madrid_Linux – a GNU/Linux distribution created by the Ministry of Education and Employment in Madrid (Council of Education of Madrid), based in Spain. The system has been specially adapted for use in educational environments due to its simplicity, reliability and software collection.

The live system is based on Ubuntu and is equipped with the MATE desktop and a wide set of pre-installed educational applications.
MAX is available in two versions: desktop and server, for 32 and 64 bit machines.

The desktop version offers several options such as a teacher’s or student system; in addition, for use for children and primary education.

The server version offers an operating system designed for a single computer capable of handling all connections, with load balancing, proxy, printer management and even creating mobile profiles.

The distribution is equipped with an installer that allows you to change the size of FAT or NTFS partitions, create additional space and transfer the MAX system to your computer’s hard drive.

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MAX Linux 10 DVDlive amd64 4.4GB.iso
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MAX Linux 3.0 DVDlive i386 2.44GB.iso
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MAX Linux 1.2 CDlive i386 725MB.iso
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AbulEdu

AbulEdu

Web site: abuledu.org
Origin: France
Category: Education
Desktop environment: GNOME, MATE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia (FR): AbulEdu
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 15.08 | September, 2015

AbulEdu – an Ubuntu based, a Linux distribution created for education purpose. AbulÉdu is a digital workspace for education, designed by teachers and produced in partnership with computer scientists.

The server solution is intended to facilitate establishment and use of a computer network in a school and designed to be used on daily basis by teachers, without any particular computer skills. It integrates all the basic tools, preconfigured for network use in a school: intranet, browser, e-mail, word and image processing, instant publication on the intranet, office automation tools and educational software.

An older version of AbulEdu was based on Mandrake Linux.

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Sulix

Sulix

Web site: sulix.hu
Origin: Hungary
Category: Education
Desktop environment: GNOME
Architecture: x86_64
Based on: Fedora
Wikipedia:
Media: Install DVD
The last version | Released: 8 | April 8, 2016
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Sulix – a Linux distribution based on Fedora, developed for education institutes.

Sulix Professional was developed directly to meet the educational needs of educational institutions, creating a free and easy-to-use computer software package that can help you forget about the challenges of IT systems. Sulix Professional offers the opportunity for these technical tools to really help the teaching work and not set boundaries in education.

It does this outside of school, as students have the opportunity to install packages and its applications on their own home computers, allowing them to carry out their assigned tasks in a graphic environment.

Connected to your school’s wired or wireless network, SuliX Professional can automatically detect and connect to SuliXerver services. It provides comprehensive networking services for students and faculty during classroom education. This includes central access for teachers and students, secure registration of SuliX-based workstations, network file sharing, printing, mailing, calendar management, as well as using digital learning tools, support for classroom teaching and thesis writing, account control, and full control over student workstations and the possibility of online intervention.

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Sulix 8 Professional amd64 3.6GB.iso
md5sum: 9d5c9aa909af34220630d9c0619536f0

 

Seminarix

Seminarix

Web site: www.seminarix.org (not active)
Origin: Germany ?
Category: Education
Desktop environment: KDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Kubuntu, Sidux
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 2008-01 ? | 2008 ?

Seminarix – a live Linux distribution based on Kubuntu, and then on Sidux. Seminarix was developed in cooperation with Skolelinux and KDE-Edu and is designed to introduce teachers to free software. The live CD contains a collection of free software suitable for education and training.

The Seminarix Live-CD was supported by the companies such as: HP, Intel, G-N-U, Turck and organizations: “Stiftung Partner für Schule”, Medienberatung NRW and Studienseminar Neuss.

Sidux-Seminarix partners with Sidux and describes itself as an education project, which wants to design the teacher and students education with computer assistance cheaper, more effective and descriptive with the help of free Linux programs. For this purpose, the distribution was equipped with software from the fields of education and science a program starter. The program starter makes it easy for the Linux novice, whether teacher or student, to start the various education programs and other general purpose programs. In addition, with the program starter specially developed for sidux-seminarix, you can quickly and easily install various other educational programs. Important information about the programs and web links make it easier for the user to select the programs.

Like Sidux, the live system can be installed on a hard disk or a USB stick. All software can be updated easily and continuously. The manuals of Sidux and Seminarix are included on the CD and should help with problems. Users already using Sidux can use the Metapackage installer to upgrade their installation to Sidux-Seminarix. You can also find Seminarix under the heading »Education« and install it with a mouse click.

Seminarix aims to make teacher and student education less expensive, more effective and more viable with computer support using free open Linux programs. The project was first published in March 2007 by Wolf-Dieter Zimmermann. Initiated by sidux e.V., this edition was created in collaboration with W. D. Zimmermann and interested teachers and users.

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Seminarix 20061113 i386 694MB.iso
md5sum: 748ab8c222e73aab9e99276ea170b58e

 

Sxolinux

Sxolinux

Sxolinux Junior

Web site: www.sxolinux.gr
Origin: Greece
Category: Education
Desktop environment: Gnome
Architecture: x86
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia:
Media: Live
The last version | Released: 2010 | 2010

Sxolinux (or Scholinox) – a free and open-source Linux distribution designed for students. It consists mostly free software and is based on Ubuntu, with some modifications (remastered) with extra software packages for pupils’ needs, as well as a different graphic theme, icons and logos that fit into “Common” distribution.

There are two different versions of Sxolinux:
– The “regular” Scholiox for Gymnasium students
– School Junior for Primary School Students.

Scholinox and Schoolinix Junior are live DVDs. This means that Scholinox is running “live” system from a DVD disc without having to install it on your hard drive. If you like it and you want to take advantage of all its capabilities, you can install it in a very simple and automated process.

Because of its nature, i.e. the existence of users rights, different software management, free educational applications, and mainly the cooperative development model it points to children, Scholinox is ideal for students as it combines:
– security, virus-free and malware,
– make good use of computer capabilities,
– learning a different knowledge-building model, which does not exist in proprietary operating systems
– zero cost – Sxolinux is free of charge
– dozens of educational applications and books

The project developer is Dimitris Kalamaras.

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Sxolinux 2009.1 i386 2.27GB.iso
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Sxolinux Junior i386 3.99GB.iso
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UberStudent

UberStudent

Web site: uberstudent.org
Origin: USA
Category: Education
Desktop environment: Xfce
Architecture: x86, x86_64
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia:
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 4.3 | December 30, 2015
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UberStudent – an operating system and suite of programs for everyone, especially higher education and secondary students, those who teach them, and their schools.

Based on Linux technologies, UberStudent is a complete, ready-to-go, and “out-of-the-box” platform that is ideal for every computer user, not just newcomers to Linux. Learning UberStudent means learning the tasks and habits common to all high-performing students, while also enjoying immediate user-friendly productivity and learning cross-platform computer fluency for life.

It has support for the Moodle remote learning environment.

The project developer is Stephen Ewen.

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UberStudent 4.3 Xfce i386 2.8GB.iso
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UberStudent 4.3 Xfce amd64 2.8GB.iso
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LiVux

LiVux

Web site: www.livux.org (not active)
Origin: Spain
Category: Education
Desktop environment: KDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Knoppix
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 2.0 | January 19, 2005

LiVux – a bootable GNU/Linux Live CD distribution based on Knoppix. LiVuX automatically detects components of your computer and allows you, in a few minutes, to use free software, without previous knowledge of Linux.

LiVux also lets you install the live system on a hard drive, alongside to other existing operating systems.

The live system offers such components:
– Environments (Kde 3.2.2, Gnome, XFce, IceWm, …)
– Office (OpenOffice.org 1.1.2, KOffice, Rekall, Planner, Abiword 2.0.6, Lyx 1.3.3, …)
– Navigation (Konqueror, Galleon, Mozilla, Dillo, …)
– Messaging (Gaim, GnomeMeeting, Xchat, …)
– Mail (Kmail, Evolution, Sylpheed-claws, …)
– Design and layout (Gimp, Blender, Pov, Sodipodi, Sketch, Scribus 1.1.7, …)
– Multimedia (Mplayer, Xine, Xmms, NoAtun, Snd, …)
– Recording of CDs (K3b, Xcdroast, Gcdmaster, …)
– Education (Kgeo, Kstars, KEduca, Kverbos, Xmaxima, …)
– Remote Desktop (Vnc, Rdesktop, NX, …)
– Games (Chromium, Frozen Bubble, …)

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LiVux 2.0 i386 709MB.iso
md5sum: 255a97d56f197f56db34e1a9708b4fce

 

KnoSciences

KnoSciences

Web site: knosciences.tuxfamily.org
Origin: Reunion
Category: Education
Desktop environment: Fluxbox, Xfce
Architecture: x86
Based on: Knoppix
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 1.0 | February 6, 2006

KnoSciences – a GNU/Linux Bootable CD for Education created by VERHILLE Arnaud.

KnoSciences CD let you test many recent and powerful free applications for Education.

KnoSciences is a bootable CD with a collection of GNU/Linux software, automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals.

It is not necessary to install anything on a hard disk. Due to on-the-fly decompression, the CD can have up to 2 GB of executable software installed on it.

Comparing to Knoppix, KnoSciences features extra applications pre-installed, such as:
– Ark : KDE archiving tool
– Evince : PDF viewer
– Filerunner : File manager
– Gimp : GNU Image manipulation
– Gnumeric : Calc
– Kate : NotePad with highlight
– Lyx : LaTeX word processor WYSIWYM
– Nvu : HTML editor
– OpenOffice : Office suite
– Rox-filer : File-manager
– Scribus : Word processor
– Texmacs : LaTeX word processor WYSIWYG
– VLC : Media player (audio & video)
– vnc : Remote desktop
– Xfce4 : Window-manager
– Xpdf : PDF viewer
– Edugraphe : interactive geometry software
– Freemind : free mind-mapping software
– GeoGebra : interactive geometry software
– Geonext : interactive geometry software
– JasTeX : Graphe
– C.a.R : interactive geometry software
– ImageJ : image processing program
– NonEuclid : Non Euclidien geometry software
– NumericalChameleon : Software to convert units
– Optikal : Optical illusions
– Populus : Set of simulations that for population biology and evolutionary ecology
– Xlogo : The famous logo turtle
– Xabacus : Abacus
– Declic : interactive geometry software
– DrGeo : interactive geometry software
– Geomview : 3D mathematical object viewer
– Galculator : Calculator
– Geg : Drawing 2-dimensional mathematical functions
– Giac/Xcas : Computer algebra system
– Gnuplot : Plotting utility
– Grace : WYSIWYG 2D plotting tool
– Graphthing : Tool that allows you to create, manipulate and study graphs.
– Kali : Draw symmetrical patterns
– Kseg : interactive geometry software
– Maxima : Computer algebra system
– Pari/GP : Computer algebra system
– Scilab : Computer algebra system
– Yacas : Computer algebra system
– Xeukleides : interactive geometry software
– Xaos : Fractal viewer
– Audacity : Audio editor
– Celestia : Real-time 3D space simulation
– Chemeq : Command-line chemical equation parser
– Chemtool : Drawing chemical structures.
– Dozzzaqueux : Chemical solution
– Formol : Command-line molar weight calculator
– Ghemical : Computational chemistry software
– GNUcap : Gnu Circuit Analysis Package
– Gperiodic : Periodic table
– Katomic : Chemical game
– Kstars : Desktop Planetarium
– LibComedi : Data acquisition
– OpenBabel : Interconvert between many file formats used in molecular modeling
– OptGeo : Geometric Optik
– Oregano : Schematic capture
– Rasmol : PDB viewer
– TKgate : Digital circuit simulator

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KnoSciences 1.0 i386 710MB.iso
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Majilux

Majilux

Web site: www.majilux.org (not active)
Origin: France
Category: Education
Desktop environment: Fluxbox
Architecture: x86
Based on: Debian
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 0.6.0 ? | January 15, 2008

Majilux – a live Linux CD-ROM which offers a simple way to install a GNU/Linux operating system on the hard drive and a set of educational software already selected. Software updates are made easier thanks to a solution based on the Debian distribution, in French.

Majilux allows:
– to offer a simple and fast IT solution to implement.
– to bring together a set of free software to prepare students for B2i skills.
– centralize applications, and software on a server. to allow obsolete or low-capacity computers (thin clients) to connect to them, to also allow the connection of all Windows PCs, GNU/Linux … (heavy clients).

The Majilux was installed in schools, and made it possible to make a server for thin clients (LTSP) in a very simple way.
It is therefore a linux system that allows with a computer a little powerful, to use several other less powerful terminals.
The terminals are connected by network cables to the server and allow the use of the server software.

Many of these programs are intended for use in primary schools.

The last version of Majilix 0.6.0 (?) was published in January 2008 and was based on Debian Etch.

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Majilux 0.6.0 i386 493MB.iso
md5sum: 5c6c9a9ffc17f27b66138d9cda683b38

 

GioveLUG

GioveLUG

Web site: www.giovelug.org (not active)
Origin: Italy
Category: Education
Desktop environment: JWM, fvwm95
Architecture: x86
Based on: Puppy Linux
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 1.10 | November 22, 2006

GioveLUG Educational – a Linux distribution based on PuppyLinux 2.11. This is a distro with a LUG delivered to a kids’ fun house to let the kids learning computer loving free software.

GioveLUG Educational 1.10 features:
– Installed TuxPaint (TuxStamp, TuxConfig)
– Created GioveLUG menu with installed softwares
– Added icons at GioveLUG menu
– Modified 2 GioveLUG wallpapers
– and some applications shipped by standard Puppy distro.

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GioveLUG 1.10 Edu i386 160MB.iso
md5sum: 86c20d37c11058726cd52f5ec3396fb6