What is KNOPPIX?

KNOPPIX is a bootable CD with a collection of GNU/Linux software, automatic hardware detection, and support for many graphics cards, sound cards, SCSI and USB devices and other peripherals. KNOPPIX can be used as a Linux demo, educational CD, rescue system, or adapted and used as a platform for commercial software product demos. It is not necessary to install anything on a hard disk. Due to on-the-fly decompression, the CD can have up to 2 GB of executable software installed on it.

What software is installed on the KNOPPIX-CD?

The following Highlights are available in this Debian-based (www.debian.org) CD:

For more information, see Klaus Knopper's Knoppix Page, and the Knoppix page at DistroWatch.com.

About this site

Knoppix.net is a website about Knoppix created to discuss knoppix in english, and share information about Knoppix. It has grown into a community of Knoppix Linux users. It was created by Eadz Consulting, now Webforce Ltd.


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