Puppy Linux 5.0 Lucid Puppy Released
Posted on: 05/22/2010 10:34 AM

Linux Journal takes a look at Puppy Linux 5.0 Lucid Puppy, which based on the code base of the latest version of Ubuntu Linux

Puppy Linux 5.0 Lucid Puppy Released


May sees the release of the new Puppy Linux, version 5.0, also known as Lucid Puppy. For the uninitiated, the main deployment target of Puppy Linux is older, resource constrained computers. In addition, it makes quite a handy live CD for emergency and recovery use.

As you might have guessed from the name, this version represents a break from the past as it is now based on packages from the latest version of Ubuntu Linux. As Ubuntu itself is better known as a popular choice for well specified desktop computers, one might wonder if Ubuntu + Puppy could result in a conflict of design interests. Let's take a look.



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