Education Live CD

From Knoppix Documentation Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search

Edu Knoppix

Edu Knoppix is a Knoppix based LiveCD with focus on Educational applications.
Edu Knoppix enable teachers and students to test Linux OS.
Content: Educational software such as KIG, Dr.Geo, Maxima (didactic).
It is also possible to obtain The Open ECDL (dead link) simply using the software present in this distribution.


Edu KNOPPIX is a Knoppix based LiveCD with focus on Educational applications. It also includes an LTSP Terminalserver


Freeduc is a Knoppix based LiveCD with focus on education.


Linux-EduCD is a KNOPPIX and KANOTIX-based live CD developed by Poland's SIMP Studium Techniki. It focuses on education, graphics, office and multimedia use and is designed specifically for use in Polish educational institutions. New version (0.3 and 0.4) has configurated LTSP (Linux Terminal Server Project) and Moodle (e-learning system).


Based off the debian-jr project.


KNOPPIX/Math is a KNOPPIX-jp based LiveCD from Japan with focus on Mathematical applications.


KnoSciences is a Knoppix 3.6 based LiveCD from UK with focus on Educational applications.
Feature: automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals.

  • Content: Desktop Workstation, Java, Scientific Software, Mathematical Software, System Software.
  • Homepage:
  • Download: (dead link)
  • Size: 677,356 KB
  • Version: 0.81
  • Language: English and French
  • Author: Verhille Arnaud & Nathalie Carrie


Kuliax is a Debian GNU/Linux and KNOPPIX-based LiveCD for University Education.

MAX: Madrid Linux

MAX is a Knoppix 3.3 based LiveCD and LiveDVD distro for Education.


Netkit4TIC is an italian Knoppix 5.1.1 remaster DVD (USB generable) aimed at the education world. Netkit4TIC gives to teachers and students the possibility to test networking subjects with realistic experiences using Netkit "core" v2.6: and Visual Netkit: Also QEMU v.0.8.2 (comprehensive of accelerator module) is used to test Microsoft platform.

In 31 March 2009 was released "a pure" netkit CD/DVD/USB version based on Knoppix 6.0.1. You can donwnload it from official download page:


So.Di.Linux is an italian set of educational LiveCDs based on Knoppix and eduKnoppix developed by ITD-CNR .

Xplora Knoppix

Xplora Knoppix is a science education adapted version of Knoppix with additional science edcucation material from the Internet and from the Xplora portal.

Edutainment Knoppix

This is a Swiss German Knoppix version with lots of edutainment software and games.