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DistroWatch.com: ToriOS

ToriOS

Last Update: 2017-08-26 01:22 UTC


ToriOS is a Debian-based distribution which is designed to work on older computers, even 32-bit machines which do not support running PAE-enabled kernels. ToriOS strives to maintain the KISS principle and uses JWM to provide a lightweight graphical user interface.

Popularity (hits per day): 12 months: 176 (50), 6 months: 178 (45), 3 months: 181 (47), 4 weeks: 156 (46), 1 week: 146 (49)

Average visitor rating: 9.56/10 from 9 review(s).


ToriOS Summary
Distribution ToriOS
Home Page http://torios.top/
Mailing Lists https://lists.launchpad.net/torios/
User Forums --
Alternative User Forums http://torios.top/contacts/LinuxQuestions.org
Documentation http://torios.top/documentation/
Screenshots --
Screencasts
Download Mirrors http://torios.top/download/
Bug Tracker https://bugs.launchpad.net/~torios
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Feature 1.0
Release Date 2016-09-06
End Of Life  
Price (US$) Free
Image Size (MB) 698-700
Free Download ISO
Installation Graphical
Default Desktop JWM
Package Management DEB (apt)
Release Model Fixed
Office Suite
Processor Architecture i386
Init Software systemd
Journaled File Systems ext3, ext4
Multilingual Yes
Asian Language Support  
Full Package List 1.0
Package 1.0
abiword (3.0.2) --
alsa-lib (1.1.5) 1.0.28
ati-driver (16.40) --
bash (4.4.12) 4.3
bind (9.11.2-P1) --
chromium (63.0.3239.132) --
cups (2.2.6) 1.7.5
dhcp (4.3.6) 4.3.1
e2fsprogs (1.43.8) 1.42.12
firefox (58.0) --
freetype (2.9) 2.5.2
gcc (7.2.0) --
gimp (2.8.22) --
glibc (2.26) 2.19
gnome-shell (3.26.2) --
gnucash (2.6.19) --
gnumeric (1.12.38) --
grub (2.02) 2.02
gtk+ (3.22.26) 3.14.5
httpd (2.4.29) --
inkscape (0.92.2) --
k3b (17.12.1) --
kmod (25) 18
libgnome (2.32.1) --
libreoffice (5.4.4) --
linux (4.14.14) 3.16.7
Package 1.0
lxde-common (0.99.2) --
mariadb (10.2.12) --
mate-desktop (1.18.0) --
mesa (17.3.3) 10.3.2
mysql (5.7.21) --
nautilus (3.26.2) --
NVIDIA (387.22) --
openbox (3.6.1) --
openjdk (8u151) --
openssh (7.6p1) 6.7p1
openssl (1.1.0g) 1.0.1t
perl (5.26.1) 5.20.2
php (7.2.1) --
plasma-desktop (5.11.5) --
postfix (3.2.4) --
postgresql (10.1) --
Python (3.6.4) 2.7.9
qt (5.10.0) 4.8.6
samba (4.7.4) 4.2.10
systemd (236) 215
thunderbird (52.5.2) --
vim (8.0) 7.4
vlc (2.2.8) --
xfdesktop (4.12.4) --
xorg-server (1.19.6) 1.16.4

Reader Ratings
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Average rating
9.6
from 9 review(s)



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Version: 1.0
Rating: 10
Date: 2018-01-04
Votes: 0


The fastest linux distro on my old laptop. I tried several other small and fast distributions, but ToriOS is THE BEST!


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Version: 1.0
Rating: 9
Date: 2017-11-20
Votes: 0


Good distro for funning on old netbook, i am running this on an old eeepc netbook with atom processor.


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Version: 1.0
Rating: 10
Date: 2017-10-20
Votes: 0


Lightweight and fast. I liked the installer. I think choosing Debian as a base was a smart move. I wish there is 64-bit version so I can install it too on my other machine. Great choice if you're looking for a simple, fast and stable system.


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