Kanotix Excalibur 2010 released
Posted on: 06/10/2010 01:37 PM

A new version of Kanotix, a live DVD based on Debian GNU/Linux, has been released

Kanotix Excalibur 2010 released

Kanotix is a rock-solid Linux based on Debian, which contains the newest packages and recognizes more modern hardware than any other operating system in use today.

Kanotix is assembled for 32 Bit i586 and for AMD 64 using the most up-to-date kernel with unique patches.

Kanotix will run as a LIVE-CD on practically any computer -- automatically detecting and configuring virtually any piece of hardware. It is ideal for analysis, data rescue, forensic work, removal of viruses on Win-PCs - or simply for safe surfing and mailing in an internet cafe. It installs to your hard drive in just a few minutes and is ideal for use on your desktop workstation or notebook, or as a server.

Just in time for LinuxTag 2010 are updated Kanotix Excalibur versions available.

All based on Debian 5.0 (Lenny) with all the latest security updates and many extras. In short they contain

* Kernel 2.6.32-ck2 (BFS powered)
* KDE 3.5.10
* OpenOffice 3.2.1 (from No matches to your request were found
* Grub2 (1.97 beta 4)
* Wicd
* Pidgin 2.7.1
* ntfs-3g 2010.5.22
* Wine 1.2-rc2
* Iceweasel 3.0.6 (xulrunner
* Icedove
* Kanos scripts for installing Nvidia or ATI graphics driver, as well as Flash-Player-Plugin - more infos here
...and many more...

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