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minimum_requirements [2018/01/04 10:04]
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minimum_requirements [2019/05/03 22:26]
vinzv removed outdated infos and dead distros, added mx linux and opensuse
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 Xfce runs on over [[http://​distrowatch.com/​search.php?​desktop=Xfce|90 UNIX-like distributions]]. Below is a short list of the distributions that use Xfce as their primary, default Desktop Environment (DE) as well as their minimum system requirements for installation. ​ Xfce runs on over [[http://​distrowatch.com/​search.php?​desktop=Xfce|90 UNIX-like distributions]]. Below is a short list of the distributions that use Xfce as their primary, default Desktop Environment (DE) as well as their minimum system requirements for installation. ​
  
-**[[http://​xubuntu.org/download/​|Xubuntu]]**+**[[https://​xubuntu.org/​|Xubuntu]]**
  
 Xubuntu is a community‑developed,​ Ubuntu‑based Linux operating system. Its minimum requirements are: Xubuntu is a community‑developed,​ Ubuntu‑based Linux operating system. Its minimum requirements are:
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 Kwort is a slackware-based operating system featuring the Xfce4 desktop with Kwort'​s own Network Manager and kpkg package manager. Its minimum requirements are: Kwort is a slackware-based operating system featuring the Xfce4 desktop with Kwort'​s own Network Manager and kpkg package manager. Its minimum requirements are:
-  * CPU: PC i686 or above. +  * CPU: Processor x86_64 
-  * RAM: 16MB for base system (minimum)32MB for desktop (minimum), 64MB recommended. +  * RAM: 512 MB (for the installation onlyOnce installed you only require 128mb of RAM
-  * Hard drive space200MB for base system, ​1.5GB for full desktop (Openoffice 2.0 included)+  * Disk Space: 1.4GB 
  
-**[[http://luitlinux.sarovar.org/​requirements.html|Luit Linux]]**+**[[https://mxlinux.org|MX Linux]]**
  
-Luit Linux //"is a small bootable live CD distribution based on KNOPPIX ​and DamnSmall LinuxMission ​is to make small compact live distribution with tools and applications for day to day needs, without compromising ​on its looks and feel and ease of use."// ​Its minimum requirements are:+MX Linux is a cooperative venture between the antiX and former MEPIS communitiesIt is a midweight OS based on a Debian Stable base and drawing from the core antiX system. Its minimum requirements are:
  
-  * CPU: Intel Pentium I +  * A CD/DVD drive (and BIOS capable of booting from that drive), or a live USB (and BIOS capable of booting from USB) 
-  * RAM: 32 Mb+  * A modern i686 Intel or AMD processor 
 +  * 512 MB of RAM memory 
 +  * 5 GB free hard drive space 
 +  * For use as a LiveUSB, 4 GB free.
  
-**[[http://www.mythbuntu.org/|Mythbuntu]]**+**[[https://opensuse.org|openSUSE]]**
  
-Mythbuntu ​is //"an official Ubuntu flavor focused upon setting up standalone MythTV based PVR system.Mythbuntu uses the XFCE desktop. ​All unnecessary standard Ubuntu applications such as LibreOffice,​ Evolution, and a full Gnome desktop are not installed in a default Mythbuntu install"// Its minimum requirements are: +openSUSE ​is a stable, easy to use and complete multi-purpose Linux distributionIt is aimed towards users and developers working on the desktop ​or serverTherefore it offers Xfce besides other desktop environments. openSUSE is available ​as fixed release ("Leap") or as rolling release ("​Tumbleweed"​). 
-  * CPU: 1.GHz x86 or x86_64 Processor ​ +It'​s ​minimum requirements are: 
-  * RAM: 512 MB of system ​memory ​(RAM)  +  * Pentium 4 1.GHz or higher processor (Pentium 4 2.4 GHz or higher or any AMD64 or Intel64 processor recommended) 
-  * Hard drive spaceGB of disk space (Frontend Role) / 10GB + 1.5GB/​hour ​for storage of SD material ​(Backend Role)  +  * Main memory: 1 GB physical ​RAM (2 GB recommended
-  * Graphics card capable of 1024x768 resolution (if using VDPAU, 256MB minimum)  +  * Hard diskGB available ​disk space for a minimal install, 5 GB available for a graphical desktop ​(more recommended
-  * Supported TV Tuner Card (Backend Role)  +  * Sound and graphics cardssupports most modern sound and graphics cards, 800 x 600 display resolution ​(1024 x 768 or higher recommended
- +  * Booting from DVD drive or USB-Stick for installation,​ or support for booting over network
-===== Memory footprint ===== +
- +
-The following memory footprint test was obtained on an OpenSuse 11.4 notebook ​and [[https://​raw.github.com/​pixelb/​ps_mem/​master/​ps_mem.py|this script]]. +
-  * Runlevel 3 : 33 MiB +
-  * Login screen with kdm4 (and no opened session: 115 MiB +
-  * TWM session : 80 MiB +
-  * IceWM session : 83 MiB +
-  * Xfce 4.8 session : 133 MiB +
-  * KDE 4.6.0 : 280 MiB+