wattOS is a fast desktop Linux distribution based on Ubuntu. Using the lightweight Openbox window manager as its default user interface, the distribution strives to be as energy-efficient as possible so that it can be used on low-specification and recycled computers.
wattOS is a lightweight, Ubuntu based Linux distro that specially designed for netbook. Instead of Ubuntu Netbook Remix, wattOS is lighter with Openbox desktop. Here I will guide you how to install this wattOS on my Acer notebook. But this tutorial is applied to other computer or notebook, netbook system.
1. Download the ISO file.
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wattOS, the desktop Linux distro based on Ubuntu, has released its latest version. It uses Openbox window manager as its default user interface striving to be energy-efficient so it can be used on low-specification and recycled computers. The latest version has host of new changes.
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