sidux - Debian sid based distro since Nov-2006
This page, http://www.debian.org/misc/children-distros,
is somewhat dated.
Please add "sidux" as an active Debian based distro.
http://www.sidux.com/index.html since November 2006.
The Kanotix project changed to follow Debian testing.
sidux occurred to continue following Debian sid.
"sidux - Debian, hot & spicy!"
sidux-2007-01 "Χάος" (chaos) released 2007-02-21
currently previewing sidux-2007-04 "Ἔρως" (eros)
sidux is a rolling distribution based on the Linux
kernel, Debian's most modern branch (called "sid") and
many free and open source applications. Released as 32-
& 64-bit, KDE-based liveCD ISOs approximately every
three months, It may be installed and used as is, though
most follow the weekly recommended dist-upgrade in
runlevel 3, theoretically, forever.
Or, use the "smxi" script which will do this and much
more. Either way, one should always be alert to the
screen messages. Using -y is not recommended. :)
At the beginners wiki you will find lots of how-tos and
explanations regarding sidux, what sidux is all about,
how you may try it out and some other basics in regard
The most frequently asked questions are answered in our
manual, http://manual.sidux.com/. In our forum, we are
eager to answer your questions and to assist you with
all sorts of problems.
You also may post your questions and problems in the IRC
chat. Look for Chat on the left side of the sidux pages.
If you obey our rules and regulations, you may start
Welcome to "sidux - Debian, hot & spicy!"