Salix OS 13.37 "Ratpoison" edition is a Slackware-based distribution showcasing the rather unusual Ratpoison window manager. This is probably the first-ever Linux distribution release featuring Ratpoison as the main window manager. The aim of the Ratpoison edition is to create a system that is fully usable with the keyboard only, no mouse required! For everyone that is not familiar with Ratpoison, Ratpoison is a window manager for X 'with no-fat library dependencies, no fancy graphics, no window decorations, and no rodent dependence'. Ratpoison uses a workflow that is similar to that of GNU screen, which is very popular in the terminal world. All interaction with the window manager is done through keystrokes.

About Salix OS

Salix OS is a Slackware-based Linux distribution that is simple, fast, easy to use and compatible with Slackware Linux. Optimised for desktop use, Salix OS features one application per task, custom package repositories, advanced package management with dependency support, localised system administration tools and innovative artwork.

Distribution Name
Salix OS
Version
13.37
Architecture
x86_64
Number of Media
1
Size
406 MB
Media Type
CD
Software Type
Linux
http://www.salixos.org/
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