Distribution** 
Version 
Description 
Corel Linux
  OS 
This distribution is based on Debian, and offers an easy 4 step 
Second 
installation process. The desktop is KDE based. The 
Edition 
professional edition includes 30 days installation support and 
some commercial software products. 
Best Linux
 2000 
R3 Developed by SOT Finnish Software Engineering, Ltd. 
Relatively new Linux distribution. Includes manual and games 
CD. Menu based installation. Fully upgradeable since RPM 
based. Recommended for typical home users. 
Slackware
 7.0 
Slackware contains an easy to use installation program, online 
documentation, and a menu driven package system. A full 
installation also includes networking utilities, a mail server, a 
news server, a web server, etc. Slackware Linux is available for 
x86, Alpha and Sparc systems. 
ASPLinux
 * 
ASP Linux is a multinational development company based in 
Singapore. The distributions claims to be 100% compatible to 
Red Hat 7.0. 
LuteLinux
 * 
LuteLinux.com is based in Vancouver, Canada. In addition to 
the distribution, LuteLinux offers training and certification 
services, and management and consulting services. 
Conectiva
 6.0 
Conectiva, Inc. is based in Brazil, and its Linux distribution is 
mainly targeted for the South American market.  
Turbolinux
 6 
Turbolinux, Inc. focuses on integrating the open source Linux 
system with commercial software offerings from established 
industry leaders including IBM, Oracle and Computer 
Associates. Several optimized distributions for enterprise 
application servers and database servers are available. 
LinuxPPC
 2000 
Q4 Linux/PPC is the native port of Linux to the PowerPC 
processor. The Linux PPC project is open source, supported by 
voluntary contributors. 
Table 2: Linux Distributions 
* Not explicitly versioned    ** Based on: Linux distribution page; 
www.linux.com/getlinux
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