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Legacy OS Alternatives

Legacy OS is described as '(formerly TEENpup Linux) is a distribution based on Puppy Linux' and is a operating system in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Legacy OS for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Arch Linux, Manjaro Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Arch Linux, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Legacy OS are Manjaro Linux, Xubuntu, Lubuntu and Puppy Linux.

Legacy OS alternatives are mainly Operating Systems but may also be Linux Distros. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Legacy OS.
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Legacy OS (formerly TEENpup Linux) is a distribution based on Puppy Linux.

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  1. Arch Linux icon

    Arch Linux

    • Linux
    194 alternatives to Arch Linux 

    Arch Linux is an independently developed, i686- and x86_64-optimised GNU/Linux distribution targeted at competent Linux users. It uses pacman, its home-grown package manager, to provide updates to the latest software applications with full dependency tracking.

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    1.  Rolling ReleaseArch Linux supports updates that are continuously rolled out, rather than in batches of versions.
    2.  LightweightArch Linux consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    arch with KDE 4.4 desktop
    another arch with KDE 4.3 desktop
  2. Manjaro Linux icon

    Manjaro Linux

    • Linux
    • Arch Linux
    224 alternatives to Manjaro Linux 

    Manjaro is a user-friendly Linux distribution based on the independently developed Arch operating system. Within the Linux community, Arch itself is renowned for being an exceptionally fast, powerful, and lightweight distribution that provides access to the very latest cutting...

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    1.  Rolling ReleaseManjaro Linux supports updates that are continuously rolled out, rather than in batches of versions.
    2.  LightweightManjaro Linux consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  No TrackingManjaro Linux will not track you or use your personal data.
    Manjaro 19.0 Kyria (Xfce)
    Manjaro 17.0 Gellivara (KDE)


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    Xubuntu

    • Linux
    169 alternatives to Xubuntu 

    Xubuntu is an elegant and easy-to-use operating system. Xubuntu comes with Xfce, which is a stable, light and configurable desktop environment. It is based on Ubuntu Debian Linux.

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    1.  LightweightXubuntu consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Xubuntu 19.10
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    Lubuntu

    • Linux
    167 alternatives to Lubuntu 

    Lubuntu is a fast and lightweight operating system with a clean and easy-to-use user interface. It is a Linux system, that uses the minimal desktop LXDE/LXQT.

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    1.  LightweightLubuntu consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    The new LXQt desktop.
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  5. Puppy Linux icon

    Puppy Linux

    • Linux
    221 alternatives to Puppy Linux 

    Linux is a free operating system, and Puppy Linux is a special build of Linux meant to make computing easy and fast.

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    1.  LightweightPuppy Linux consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortablePuppy Linux can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  6. EndeavourOS icon

    EndeavourOS

    • Linux
    197 alternatives to EndeavourOS 

    Are you that distro-hopper that always have been curious to try Archlinux, but aren’t confident enough to do the install process and dealing with bleeding-edge releases after install, or are you already familiar with Archlinux, but you’re looking for an express install with a...

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    1.  Rolling ReleaseEndeavourOS supports updates that are continuously rolled out, rather than in batches of versions.
    2.  LightweightEndeavourOS consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Privacy focusedEndeavourOS is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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  7. Haiku icon

    Haiku

    195 alternatives to Haiku 

    Haiku is an open-source operating system that specifically targets personal computing. Inspired by the BeOS, Haiku is fast, simple to use, easy to learn and yet very powerful.

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    1.  LightweightHaiku consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  8. Garuda Linux icon

    Garuda Linux

    • Linux
    218 alternatives to Garuda Linux 

    Garuda Linux is an appealing Arch Linux-based distribution with BTRFS (modern filesystem), Linux-zen kernel, auto snapshots, gaming edition, and many more bleeding edge features. Besides its sharp focus on performance, Garuda Linux also simplifies the user experience by...

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    1.  LightweightGaruda Linux consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  9. Knoppix icon

    Knoppix

    • Linux
    64 alternatives to Knoppix 

    Knoppix is an operating system based on Debian designed to be run directly from a CD / DVD (Live CD) or a USB key (Live USB), one of the first of its kind for any operating system. When starting a program, it is loaded from the removable medium and decompressed into a RAM drive.

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    1.  Privacy focusedKnoppix is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    KolibriOS

    36 alternatives to KolibriOS 

    KolibriOS is a tiny yet incredibly powerful and fast operating system. This power requires only a few megabyte disk space and 8MB of RAM to run. Kolibri features a rich set of applications that include word processor, image viewer, graphical editor, web browser and well over 30...

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    1.  LightweightKolibriOS consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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