Alternatives to Manjaro Linux for Windows with any license

  • Ubuntu

    Ubuntu is a Debian Linux-based open source operating system for desktop computers.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Windows S

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    • There was a time Ubuntu was the go-to Linux. I hope to show you it's not. Ubuntu is based on Debian and many better Linuxes based on it and Ubuntu derivaties exist. Confused? I would be too. It all depends on your needs. Try Manjaro, Debian, OpenSuse or Fedora. Ubuntu is easy to use, but it will take advantage of you too... JohnFastmanMar 2017 • 6 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Debian

    Debian is a free distribution of the GNU/Linux operating system. It is distributed with access to repositories containing thousands of software packages ready for...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Windows S BSD Self-Hosted

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    • Debian is open source, rock-solid and popular, particularly for servers, though desktops too. It uses the .deb package system; Manjaro doesn't. Manjaro is Arch-based. But Manjaro also works out-of-the-box in 95% of cases for me. Setting up Debian has always been a pain in the behind. But maybe that's just me. But try it. Might work for you. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Illumos

    Illumos is a derivative of OS/Net (aka ON), which basically is a Solaris/ OpenSolaris kernel with the bulk of the drivers, core...

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux

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  • xPud

    A Browser OS with an App Store - The desktop has never been this easy -- Get your favorite web browser with a simple web-based interface on top.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Damn Small Linux

    Damn Small Linux is a very versatile 50MB mini desktop oriented Linux distribution. Damn Small is small enough and smart enough to do the following things: *...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued The project seems to be no longer updated (No release candidate since 2012, no stable release since 2008), but it still fully works.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

    LuksOS Grape is a completely free, easy-to-use and almost 100% Windows-compatible operating system based on the ReactOS project. The main goal is to make computers work...

    Free Windows

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    A Small Debian-based Live OS.

    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued Developed stopped in 2013. Last version, 2.0.1s32, released in September 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.


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