Kaboot

Kaboot

Kaboot Lite    Kaboot Science

Web site: www.kaboot.ainkaboot.co.uk (not active)
Origin: UK
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: KDE, Openbox
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 0.1 | February 11, 2006

Kaboot – a Linux distribution aims to provide an operating system which you can take anywhere and has all your favourite programs on.

Available as a Live CD or Live USB you can take with you anywhere. A number of different versions are available, two optimised for size or speed, one for functionality, and one science based. All containing a host of useful programs able to boot virtually any computer (meeting the minimum requirements) from CD and USB.

Kaboot is built on the top of Gentoo Linux, and is available in a few versions:
– base – text based only
– komplete – a complete version which uses KDE 3.x desktop environment as default
– lite – uses Openbox window manager instead of KDE, and features a web browser, and a few tools only
– science

The root user’s password is: toor

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Kaboot 0.1 i386 89MB.iso
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Kaboot 0.1 Komplete i386 565MB.iso
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Kaboot 0.1.1.1 Lite i386 291MB.iso
md5sum: faf268aa4302f675a88520c54107fc97
Kaboot 0.1.1 Science i386 356MB.iso
md5sum: 0968f288f8b6a6ea719279293dd2ead0

 

Incognito LiveCD

Incognito LiveCD

Web site: www.browseanonymouslyanywhere.com/incognito/ (not active)
Origin: Ireland
Category: Privacy
Desktop environment: KDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia: Incognito LiveCD
Media: Live
The last version | Released: 2008.1 | August 5, 2008
Zobacz po polsku Zobacz po polsku: Tails

Incognito LiveCD – a Linux distribution based on Gentoo Linux. It provides inclusion of anonymity and security tools such as Tor by default, and being able to be used as a Live CD or Live USB.

The distibution ships with pre-nstalled applications, such as:
– Internet: web browser, IRC client, mail client and instant messenger
– Tor for anonymous internet browsing
– TrueCrypt, a file/partition encryption utility
– Enigmail, a security extension for Thunderbird
– Torbutton, a Firefox plugin to improve Tor’s anonymity in Firefox
– FireGPG, Firefox plugin for using GnuPG for Webmail
– GnuPG, OpenPGP implementation for encryption
– KeePassX, a password manager

The live syetm uses KDE 3 as a default desktop environment.
Older version was also shipped with Fluxbox window manager, as was called Incognito Tiny

Tails was released on 23 June 2009 as the next iteration of development on Incognito.

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LinOS

LinOS

Web site: openzone.pl/strona,linos,718 (not active)
Origin: Poland
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: Xfce
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia (PL): LinOS
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 1.0.4 | 2007

LinOS – a Polish Linux distribution created by OpenOffice Polska. It is based on Gentoo and uses the Xfce desktop environment.

LinOS works as a live CD. The main reason of creating LinOS was availability of secure internet connection. LinOS features full support of TPSA, Netia 24 (speedtouch) and Blueconnect modems, and the Wi-Fi support as well. The system works in live mode only, so all user’s data are not saved on a hard drive of a computer.

Top7 company (OpenOffice T7 maker) has bought the LinOS from OpenOffice Polska in 16 of September 2007.
After that, the LinOS was under development as a project of OpenZone.pl

The last version of LinOS 1.0.4 was released in 2007.

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LinOS 1.0 i386 309MB.iso
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Sectoo

Sectoo

Web site: www.sectoo.org
Origin: Unknown
Category: Forensics
Desktop environment: Xfce
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: Pre-Alpha | June 1, 2006

Sectoo – a Linux distribution aimed to help all sort of people with tasks related to network security. Under the form of a LiveCD based on Gentoo Linux, users will be able to achieve tasks such as port scanning, packet sniffing, OS fingerprinting, intrusion detection, etc. and will enjoy using Sectoo Linux, whoever you are : Network Admin, Pentester, White Hat or Black Hat Hacker, etc.

Sectoo Linux attempts to provide an up-to-date and easy-to-use set of security tools.

Vulnerability Scanning: Sectoo Linux provides you base services such as port scanning using Nmap. You can then gather banner informations, looking for versions of services installed, and discover some exploits using Nessus. You can also use this to test what your IDS can pick up and what it can’t.

Network Analysis: Using a standard sniffer like TCPDump or Ethereal/Wireshark, you can see what’s going through a network in terms of protocols and content. And by using tools like p0f, you can achieve passive OS fingerprinting like never.

Secure Connectivity: Sectoo Linux is including OpenSSH, for securely administrating remote systems.

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Sectoo Pre-Alpha i686 401MB.iso
md5sum: 1438a1a207d8585f96f0537c6b90dd8d

 

SharkOS

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Web site: www.sharkos.org (not active)
Origin: USA
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: Gnome
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media:
The last version | Released: 1.06 beta2 | February 4, 2004

SharkOS – a Linux distribution based on the Gentoo Linux, and targeted to machines with 64-bit AMD Opteron and Athlon 64 processors.

Shark Linux provides a stable environment with easy administration for end users.
It also aims to become a hardware optimized operating system with its own management tools and new functionality of the ANSI console for administrator use. Combined with ease of use and optimized code, it should outperform other out-of-the-box systems from the start.

The informations source: distrowatch.com

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FrogLinux

FrogLinux

Web site: www.froglinux.com
Origin: Canada
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: Gnome
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media: Install DVD
The last version | Released: 2.0.9.1 | March 10, 2009

FrogLinux – a Linux distribution based on Gentoo Linux, created for French users.

FrogLinux is different from proprietary operating systems because it offers a real barrier to viruses and other malware. It also stands out for access to a huge amount of free software. Real innovations you get of Linux with the addition of Quebec personality by adding visual elements representing Quebec, a commitment to quality and suitable software:
– a set of bookmarks (favorites) in your Internet browser, Firefox, which allows you to access many websites Québécois. Exemple: news sites, attractions, services in your area and many others;
– a list of popular Quebec RSS chanels has been integrated into Liferea. This allows you to receive news consistently described by the major news broadcasters like the CBC, Cyberpresse and many others;
– for radio enthusiasts, there are included in the music player software several radio sites of Quebec, as well as sound stream (podcasts) produced by people here;
– for your office software, there is, at your disposal, document templates that will help you in your creations;
– no need to take a look outside to know the temperature, there are included a small application (applet) to inform us of local weather conditions;
– a verb conjugation software named Verbiste made by Quebecers;
– the keyboard is configured by default in French; Typical of wallpapers; The software is configured in French.

Since version 2 of FrogLinux, it can by easily installed on a USB disk.

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FrogLinux 2.0.9 i386 3.28GB.iso
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PapugLinux

PapugLinux

Web site: http://papuglinux.net/
Origin: France
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: Fluxbox
Architecture: x86
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD
The last version | Released: 11.1 | July 16, 2011
Zobacz po polsku Zobacz po polsku: PapugLinux

PapugLinux – a small and fast Linux distribution based on Gentoo.

The goal of PapugLinux is to provide a minimal but functional free operating system and to be runable on most computers, from 128mb old systems to the latest powerful configurations.

The live system features Fluxbox window manager and a small set of basic applications.
The latest version of PapugLinux 11.1 was released in 2011.

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PapugLinux 11.1a i686 264MB.iso
md5sum: 648df1bf1e38dccf6a254ec7f15f67a3

 

UTUTO

UTUTO

Web site: http://ututo.org
Origin: Argentina
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: KDE
Architecture: x86, x86_64
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia: UTUTO
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: XS 2012.04 | April 27, 2012

UTUTO – a Linux distribution based on Gentoo and consisting entirely of free software. It is a desktop system designed to be used by home and office users.

UTUTO is compiled using Gentoo Linux “ebuilds” and “emerge” software. UTUTO uses Ututo-Get, a tool for maintaining a package database modeled after Debian’s APT, but as other Gentoo-based distros, the system is compatible with Portage.

UTUTO was developed by the Universidad Nacional de Salta in Argentina between 2000 and 2012.

There are a few variants of UTUTO, such as:
– Ututo-R which offered the possibility of operating like a software router
– Ututo-e which was the most important derivative of Ututo

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UTUTO XS 2012.04 intel32 3.54GB.iso
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UTUTO XS 2012.04 amd64 3.57GB.iso
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Toorox

Toorox

Web site: http://toorox.de
Origin: Germany
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: GNOME, KDE, Xfce
Architecture: x86, x86_64
Based on: Gentoo
Wikipedia:
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 01.2013 | December 30, 2012
Zobacz po polsku Zobacz po polsku: Toorox

Toorox – a Linux distribution based on Gentoo Linux, available as a Live DVD with an option of a hard or USB drive installation. The system is based on the source packages and fully compatible with Gentoo.

Toorox live uses KNOPPIX hardware auto-detection and auto-configuration scripts for booting.
It features applications to every purpose, such as: web browsers, e-mail client, file manager, office, burning software, audio player, video player, videocut, image processing, chat programs, etc. The system and the desktop are completely preconfigured.

Toorox supports 11 languages: German, English, Italian, French, Dutch, Russian, Spanish, Romanian, Turkish, Czech and Polish.

Toorox is a partly-rolling distribution.
For package managing, Toorox uses the Gentoo’s port system „Portage” and its GUI’s:
– Porthole to manage system upgrading
– Portato which lets you install and remove packages

Toorox is available in a few flavors, for 32 and 64 bit machines:
– KDE
– GNOME
– Xfce
– Lite (very downgraded edition of XFCE)

The latest edition of Toorox was released in December 2012 by now.

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