CrunchBang, a Linux distribution based on Debian and powered by the lightweight Openbox window manager, designed especially for low-end machines, is now at version 11 R20120924. CrunchBang 11 R20120924 distribution, codenamed "Waldorf," is based on Wheezy sources, which is the testing branch of Debian. This means that changes, bugs and breakages are expected.
There is a strong posibility that Debian may release a version based on Testing called Cut there is an article here www.go2linux.org/mt/linux-ht/2010/10/new-branch-on-debian-1.html that mentions CrunchBang.
Holla :DI just found out about crunchbang. I like that its Debian based.I'm been using Debian for the past 2 years, really liked it, I recently installed Ubuntu 10.10 on a new laptop as Debian Lenny was getting a bit old, and I wanted to try out Ubuntu.
Hi there! I've been playing around with Crunchbang on an old server lately, and it's obiously a great desktop distro, but since it's Debian-based, and Debian's the most popular server distro right now, I'm curious if Crunchbang is just as good.
Yesterday evening, Philip Newborough announced the immediate availability for testing of the second Alpha release of the upcoming CrunchBang Linux 10 distribution. Dubbed Statler, the freshly cooked CrunchBang Linux 10 Alpha 2 build is now based on the Debian Squeeze operating system and, in sync with its repositories.
Hello,After trying many Linux distros and refining my understanding what I want/need Ive become very interested in Crunchbang (being Debian with Openbox), which seems like it could be exactly what Im looking for. But I am needing it to be a (iso) size that will fit on CD (less than 700Mb) for universal compatibility with older computers etc (not capable of USB install and am not able to repl
Semplice Linux, a GNU/Linux distribution based on Debian's Sid unstable branch with the goal to provide a simple, lightweight, fast and cool environment, is now at version 3.0. The current release of Semplice, 3.0, is based on Linux kernel 3.2.35 and is pretty stable as a Live CD.