DistroWatch Alternatives

    DistroWatch is described as 'The DistroWatch web site was first published on 31 May 2001' and is a very popular Linux Distro in the OS & Utilities category. There are three alternatives to DistroWatch, not only websites but also apps for BSD and Linux. The best alternative is Distro Chooser, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to DistroWatch are The LiveCD List (Free) and DistroHunt (Free).

    This page was last updated Nov 25, 2021

    1. This test should help you while choosing the best Linux Distribution for you. The test contains several question to find the suitable distribution for you. Please note that the result is only a suggestion.
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      Distro Chooser vs DistroWatch opinions
      Most users think Distro Chooser is a great alternative to DistroWatch.
      XanderLeaDaren Very specific questions to help people find the perfect GNU+Linux distro to use.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      Has found my Distro needs!
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

      Got it spot on for me. openSUSE with 94% is actually the distro I use..... So there you go!!
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

    2. This site was created to help sort through the many LiveCDs available. It currently tracks LiveCDs, LiveDVDs, and LiveUSB operating systems. If you see anything that needs to be updated or changed, please email me at nick@frozentech.com. -Nick.


      Last update is from mid-2017.

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    3. Donation-based and video-focused directory of Linux distributions.
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