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Debian review and compare

Debian is a Unix-like computer operating system that is composed entirely of free software and packaged by a group of individuals participating in the Debian Project.

Information

Cost

Free

Developer

Debian Project

Development status

Active

Initial release

September 1993

License

DFSG and compatible licenses

Price

$0

Source model

Free software

Stable release

September 1993

Website

www.debian.org

Desktop

File Manager

Kernel type

  • Linux
  • kFreeBSD

Login Screen

OS family

Unix-like

Package manager

  • APT
  • DPKG

User interface

  • GNOME
  • XFCE on CD and non-Linux ports