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SliTaz GNU/Linux
Company / developer Christophe Lincoln
OS family Linux
Working state Current
Source model Open source
Latest stable release 4.0 / April 10, 2012 (2012-04-10)
Marketing target Live CD
Package manager Tazpkg
Kernel type Monolithic kernel
License Free software licenses
(mainly GNU GPL)
Official website [1]

SliTaz GNU/Linux is a software project started by Christophe Lincoln in 2006. It is one of the smallest desktop Linux distributions available [1] It can be loaded entirely into RAM or be installed to a hard drive.[2]

History[change | change source]

SliTaz 1.0 was released on March 22, 2008. SliTaz shares many common goals with Damn Small Linux, but is smaller and based on the more recent Linux 2.6 kernel.

Issues[change | change source]

Version Stability Release date
1.0 stable version March 22, 2008
2.0 stable version March 2009
3.0 stable version March 2010
4.0 stable version April 10, 2012
5.0 Cooking Unstable November 5, 2017
Raspberry Pi ARM platform March 29, 2014
5.0RC-1 Release Candidate 1 May 2, 2014
5.0RC-2 Release Candidate 2 May 19, 2014

Gallery[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Bodnar, Ladislav (2008-03-31). "First look at SliTaz GNU/Linux 1.0, the smallest desktop distro on earth". Distrowatch. Retrieved 2008-03-31. 
  2. Auza, Jun (2008-03-28). "SliTaz GNU/Linux, the Smallest "Desktop" Distro Ever Created". Tech Source From Bohol. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 

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