Chitwanix OS

Chitwanix

Web site: chitwanix.com
Origin: Nepal
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: Sagarmatha
Architecture: x86
Based on: Ubuntu
Wikipedia:
Media: Live DVD
The last version | Released: 1.5 | July 12, 2014

Chitwanix – a free and open source operating system which is secure, reliable, fast and that fits Nepalese computing habits.

Chitwanix OS released its first version with code name Kadey Vyakur (Spiny Babbler) on September 21st 2013 on the occasion of Software Freedom Day Celebration by FOSS Nepal Community from Kathmandu, Nepal. Chitwanix OS naming convention is based on Nepal recognizing object, place, animal, person name starting with Nepali Letters Ka (क) Kha(ख) Ga(ग) … variation with respective version.

Chitwanix OS version 2.0 is in underdevelopment (?) where side-wise, Chitwanix OS is also localizing into Nepali, Tharu, Newari, Gurung, Magar languages by communities.

Goals:
– Serving with Nepalese computing feel and taste
– With easy learning curve.
– Promote Create, Share and Collaborate Culture
– Pool of Nepali developers applications
– Pool of Localized applications

Download

Chitwanix 1.5 i386 2.61GB.iso
md5sum: 807059802a63a9df71034c3b23f612df

 

NepaLinux

NepaLinux

Web site: www.nepalinux.org
Origin: Nepal
Category: Desktop
Desktop environment: GNOME, KDE
Architecture: x86
Based on: Morphix
Wikipedia:
Media: Live CD/DVD
The last version | Released: 3.0 | May 25, 2008

NepaLinux – a Debian based Linux distribution localized into the Nepali language.
It features the complete Nepali language, fonts, input method, spell and grammar checker and dictionary.

The Live CD iso image offers the KDE desktop, set of KDE applications and Nepali locale only.
The Live DVD iso image can be run with Nepali or English locale, and uses GNOME desktop environment. There are pre-installed applications from GNOME and KDE desktops which can be run that GNOME desktop environment and vice versa.

The project was supported by the International Development and Research Center (IDRC), Canada and administered through the Center for Research in Urdu Language Processing (CRULP), National University of Computer and Emerging Sciences (NUCES), Pakistan.

The distribution was under development between 2005 and 2008 by Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya.

Download

NepaLinux 3.0 KDE i386 680MB.iso
md5sum: da5d058ac98fd1dc94b0a51c412eec64
NepaLinux 3.0 DVD i386 1.45GB.iso
md5sum: ad38e5985307abddffb8394022c2d5da