Project Description

Nitrux is a Linux desktop distribution directly based on Debian. It uses the Calamares installer and includes NX Desktop and NX Firewall on the KDE Plasma 5 desktop environment and KDE Applications. Nitrux emphasizes the use of AppImages to manage end-user software. Nitrux also does not use systemD as its init system; instead, it uses OpenRC.

Nitrux includes a suite of convergent applications called Maui Apps. We use MauiKit, our convergent, cross-platform UI framework, to create these applications. Both MauiKit and the Maui Apps are entirely free and open-source software.

In addition to this, we include a curated selection of free and open-source software by default; we don’t add proprietary software. And for those looking for a 100% free (as in freedom) operating system, the optional Linux Libre kernel is available to install.

Nitrux is always up-to-date, thanks to using the latest Debian base and to the effort of the KDE Neon developers.

System Requirements

Minimum

* CPU 2.5 GHz Dual-Core 64-bit
* RAM 2GB
* Storage 2.5GB
* Display 32MB VRAM OpenGL 2.1 Support
* Other Motherboard with support for USB boot, UEFI Support

Recommended

* CPU 2.66 GHz Quad-Core
* RAM 8GB
* Storage 9.0GB
* Display 256MB VRAM OpenGL 3.0 Support
* Other Motherboard with support for USB boot, UEFI Support

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