Feb 21, 2010

Zenwalk Linux: A modern,fast,rational,complete,evolutionary OS

Zenwalk Linux - overview

Zenwalk is a GNU/Linux operating system, designed to provide the following characteristics:

 Modern and user-friendly (latest stable software, selected applications)

 Fast (optimized for performance capabilities)

 Rational (one mainstream application for each task)

 Complete (full development/desktop/multimedia environment)

 Evolutionary (simple network package management tool - netpkg)

Hardware Requirements

Zenwalk GNU/Linux is optimized for the i686 instruction set, but backward compatible with i486. These are the minimal hardware requirements to run Zenwalk in Xwindow mode, with correct performance (some lower configs work - ie : PII - , but might be slow) :

  • Pentium III class processor
  • 128 Mb RAM
  • 2Gb HDD

http://www.zenwalk.org/

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Screenshot of zenwalk Linux desktop

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