Emmabuntüs distribution for refurbished computers and discovery GNU/Linux.

Emmabuntüs is a desktop Linux distribution based on Xubuntu. It strives to be beginner-friendly and reasonably light on resources so that it can be used on older computers.

 

It also includes many modern features, such as large number of pre-configured programs for everyday use, dockbar for launching applications, easy installation of non-free software and media codecs, and quick setup through automated scripts.

 

It strives to be beginner-friendly and reasonably light on resources so that it can be used on older computers. It also includes many modern features, such as a large number of pre-configured programs for everyday use, dockbar for launching applications, easy installation of non-free software and media codecs, and quick setup through automated scripts.

 

The distribution supports English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish languages.

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Updates (via Distrowatch).

 

Patrick d'Emmabuntüs has announced the release of Emmabuntüs 3, a Xubuntu-based distribution designed for refurbished computers that are destined for humanitarian organisations: "The Emmabuntüs team is pleased to announce for September 1st 2014, the new Emmabuntüs 3 release 1.00, based on Xubuntu 14.04.1. Our goals: facilitate the work of reconditioning the computers given to humanitarian associations; continue to collaborate with Emmaüs communities; promote the discovery of GNU/Linux by beginners; limit the electronic devices waste to reduce the over consumption of raw materials; continue to collaborate with our friends from JerryClan in France and Africa (Ivory Coast, Togo, Cameroon, Chad, Benin and Senegal) who develop locally innovative uses. Emmabuntüs 3 contains some innovations, particularly: added Startpage and HTTPS_Everywhere extensions; added Svox Pico voice syntheses tool in 5 languages; added OOo4Kids in 6 languages...." Here is the full release announcement. Download: Emmabuntus3-desktop-amd64-14.04.1-1.00.iso (3,746MB, MD5, pkglist).

 

Last updates:

 

• 2014-09-02: Distribution Release: Emmabuntüs 3-1.00
• 2014-06-09: Development Release: Emmabuntüs 3 Beta
• 2014-02-25: Distribution Release: Emmabuntüs 12.04.4-1.07
• 2013-11-19: Distribution Release: Emmabuntüs 12.04.3-1.06
• 2013-07-22: Distribution Release: Emmabuntüs 12.04.2-1.05
• 2013-04-03: Distribution Release: Emmabuntüs 12.04.2-1.04

 

Screenshots.

 

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