Legacy OS Alternatives

    Legacy OS is described as '(formerly TEENpup Linux) is a distribution based on Puppy Linux' and is an app 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 Manjaro Linux, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Legacy OS are Arch Linux (Free, Open Source), Xubuntu (Free, Open Source), Lubuntu (Free, Open Source) and Haiku (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 16, 2021

    1. Tiny Core Linux (TCL) is a minimal Linux operating system that manifests the Core Project's philosophy and focuses on providing a base system using BusyBox and flwm.
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    2. Damn Small Linux is a very versatile 50MB mini desktop oriented Linux distribution.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer updated (No release candidate since 2012, no stable release since 2008), but it still fully works.

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    3. MenuetOS is an Operating System in development for the PC written entirely in 32/64 bit assembly language. Menuet64 is released under proprietary license and Menuet32 under GPL.
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    4. 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.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      illumos is a free and open-source Unix operating system. It derives from OpenSolaris, which in turn derives from SVR4 UNIX and Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD). illumos comprises a kernel, device drivers, system libraries, and utility software for system administration.
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    5. Porteus is a complete linux operating system that is optimized to run from CD, USB flash drive, hard drive, or other bootable storage media.
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    6. A minimalistic Linux distribution based on Ubuntu and the Enlightenment desktop environment.
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    7. Slax is a minimalist desktop live CD based on Debian's "stable" branch, it boots into a simple desktop using the Fluxbox window manager which offers a small collection of applications.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Enso aims to be a clean and simple OS that is easy to use and incorporates some of our favourite projects from around the Linux world.
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    8. wattOS is a fast desktop Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. Using the lightweight .
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