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Edubuntu

Edubuntu
  • License

    Mainly GNU GPL and various others (free with some restricted components) (?)
  • Description

    Edubuntu is an educational operating system that is a part of the Ubuntu family. It aims to make Ubuntu, the popular Linux-based operating system, a great choice for the computing needs of children, students, parents, teachers, and schools.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Qimo 4 Kids

Qimo 4 Kids
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Qimo is a desktop operating system designed for kids. Based on the open source Ubuntu Linux desktop, Qimo comes pre-installed with educational games for children aged 3 and up.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.67
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Jolicloud

Jolicloud
  • License

    GPL (?)
  • Description

    Jolicloud is a Linux-based operating system based on Ubuntu Linux, but is tweaked for netbooks and other computers with limited disk storage, memory, and screen size.

  • Platforms Supported

    Windows
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    2.11
  • Reviews

    1 positive | 0 negative

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Inquisitor

Inquisitor
  • License

    GPLv3 (?)
  • Description

    Inquisitor is an open-source hardware testing and certification system, suitable for both enterprise and home use, customizable, modular and available in both serverless Live CD/DVD format and server-controlled network boot production system.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 1 negative

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PC/OS

PC/OS
  • License

    GNU General Public License (GPL) (?)
  • Description

    PC/OS is an open source operating system that concentrates on bringing ease of use and unsurpassed desktop performance to the client desktop and Server arena.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Debian GNU/Linux

Debian GNU/Linux
  • License

    Multiple (see here for details: http://www.debian.org/legal/licenses/) (?)
  • Description

    Debian is an operating system that uses the Linux kernel and toolsfrom the GNU project; hence the name Debian GNU/Linux.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    2.4
  • Reviews

    1 positive | 0 negative

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FreeBSD

FreeBSD
  • License

    BSD License (?)
  • Description

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

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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NetBSD

NetBSD
  • License

    BSD license (?)
  • Description

    NetBSD is a free, secure, and highly portable Unix-like Open Source operating system available for many platforms, from large-scale server systems to powerful desktop systems to handheld and embedded devices.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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OpenBSD

OpenBSD
  • License

    BSD Licenses (?)
  • Description

    OpenBSD is a multi-platform 4.4BSD-based UNIX-like operating system with an emphasis on portability, standardization, correctness, proactive security and integrated cryptography.

  • Platforms Supported

    MacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.67
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Pardus

Pardus
  • License

    GNU General Public License (GPL) (?)
  • Description

    Pardus is a GNU/Linux distribution funded and developed by the Scientific & Technological Research Council of Turkey. It is an operating system designed around the premise of ‘ease of use’ and it also has somewhat of a ‘fun’ feel to it.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.67
  • Reviews

    1 positive | 0 negative

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Dreamlinux

Dreamlinux
  • License

    GNU General Public License (GPL) (?)
  • Description

    Dreamlinux is a modern and modular Linux system that can be run directly from the CD and optionally be easily installed onto your Hard Drive.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.33
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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eyeOS

eyeOS
  • License

    GNU Affero General Public License (?)
  • Description

    eyeOS is an Open Source Operating System in which everything resides on a web browser. It allows you to access your desktop, applications and files whevere you have an Internet connection.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.33
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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xmonad

xmonad
  • License

    BSD3 (?)
  • Description

    xmonad is a tiling window manager for X11 offering stable and fast tiling. xmonad is customisable with a large extension library and offers extensive documentation for support and hacking.

  • Platforms Supported

    MacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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GHC

GHC
  • License

    BSD3 (?)
  • Description

    GHC is a state-of-the-art, open source, compiler and interactive environment for the Haskell programming language.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.33
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Haiku

Haiku
  • License

    MIT License (?)
  • Description

    Haiku is currently in development and aims to be a free operating system that provides users of all levels with a personal computing experience that is simple yet powerful, and free of any unnecessary complexities.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsMacLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    0
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Solaris

Solaris
  • License

    CDDL (Common Development and Distribution License) (?)
  • Description

    Solaris is Sun Microsystems’ UNIX-based operating system with roots in the BSD operating system family. It supports SPARC-based and x86-based workstations and servers from Sun and other vendors.

  • Platforms Supported

    WindowsLinux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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Ubuntu

Ubuntu
  • License

    Variety of licenses, main license is GPL (?)
  • Description

    Ubuntu, from the Zulu meaning ‘humanity to others’, is a community developed, Linux-based operating system with a rapidly growing user base. It contains all the applications you need – a web browser, presentation, document and spreadsheet software, instant messaging and much more.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    3.4
  • Reviews

    3 positive | 0 negative

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Linux

Linux
  • License

    GNU General Public License (?)
  • Description

    Developed by Linus Torvalds, Linux is the kernel at the heart of all Linux based operating systems. The Linux core is available in several formats known as ‘distributions’ – each distribution has its own set of features and functionality that makes it unique.

  • Platforms Supported

    Linux
  • Website

  • Overall Rating

    1
  • Reviews

    0 positive | 0 negative

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