Alternatives to Debian for Self-hosting with any license

  • FreeBSD icon

    FreeBSD

    FreeBSD is an advanced operating system for x86 compatible (including Pentium® and Athlon™), amd64 compatible (including Opteron™, Athlon™64, and EM64T), ARM, IA-64, PowerPC, PC-98 and UltraSPARC® architectures. It is...

    Open Source BSD Self-Hosted

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    NixOS

    NixOS is a GNU/Linux distribution that aims to improve the state of the art in system configuration management. In existing distributions, actions such as upgrades are dangerous: upgrading a package can cause other packages to break...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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    Oracle Solaris

    Oracle Solaris is the #1 enterprise OS, delivering breakthrough high-availability, security, efficiency, and industry-leading scalability/performance.

    Commercial Self-Hosted

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  • Node OS icon

    Node OS

    NodeOS is a Linux-based operating system built entirely in Javascript and managed by npm.

    Open Source Linux Self-Hosted GitHub

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    OpenIndiana

    OpenIndiana is a robust enterprise operating system, based on the illumos kernel. It is open source, free to use, community developed, and suitable for servers and desktops. It forked from OpenSolaris after the discontinuation of...

    Open Source Self-Hosted OpenSolaris

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    Black Lab Linux

    Black Lab Linux is a custom Linux distribution that focuses on bringing stability to desktop Linux. This system provides high performance and enhanced multimedia capabilities to home, business, and professional desktop Linux users.

    Free Linux Self-Hosted

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  • TempleOS icon

    TempleOS

    The Temple Operating System (TempleOS) is a free and open source, x86_64, non-preemptive, multi-tasking PC operating system. FEATURES * x86_64, ring-0-only, single-address-map, multitasking kernel with multicore support. *...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

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    MidnightBSD

    MidnightBSD is a new BSD-derived operating system developed with desktop users in mind. It includes all the software you'd expect for your daily tasks — email, web browsing, word processing, gaming, and much more. A critical...

    Open Source Linux Self-Hosted

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    Pardus

    Pardus is a GNU/Linux distribution funded and developed by the Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey. Pardus has a range of unique features, such as Mudur, a start-up framework of Pardus to speed up the boot...

    Open Source Linux Self-Hosted

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    CageOS

    We built CageOS to power Community Cube. It’s entirely an open source platform, designed to ensure your privacy and security.

    Open Source Linux Self-Hosted

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  • Minoca OS icon

    Minoca OS

    Minoca OS is a general purpose operating system designed specifically for feature-rich embedded devices.

    Freemium Self-Hosted

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    Calculate Linux

    Calculate Linux is based on Gentoo that is well known for its stability and great performance on a broad range of hardware: from Pentium Pro to modern CPUs.

    Open Source Linux Self-Hosted

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