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There's More to Love in Puppy Linux 5.2.5

Apr 05, 2011, 15:27 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Katherine Noyes)

"Indeed, Puppy's diminutive size is one of the distribution's most endearing characteristics, as is the fact that it loads into RAM, making it extraordinarily fast. On most systems, in fact, boot time is just 30 to 40 seconds. Bootable from media including LiveCDs, zip disks, USB drives and hard drives, Puppy also automatically detects most hardware.

"Like Damn Small Linux (DSL), Puppy Linux is a particularly good choice for any low-resources computing environment. Given the continuous updates and improvements to the software, however, it's increasingly a good option for anyone seeking a powerful, highly secure, easily customizable and bloat-free operating system."

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