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SparkyLinux

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SparkyLinux.

Installed OOTB
without any problems on this 2007 desktop computer pieced together from spare parts.

All software additional software installed from Debian Buster repository's with the exception of Firejail which I downloaded from Sourceforge.

Code:
[email protected]:~$ inxi -Fxz
System:    Host: hp-pavilion-pc Kernel: 4.19.0-8-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 8.3.0 
           Desktop: LXQt 0.14.1 Distro: SparkyLinux 5.10 (Nibiru) base: Debian buster/sid 
Machine:   Type: Desktop System: HP-Pavilion product: GN556AA-ABA a6200n v: N/A serial: <filter> 
           Mobo: ECS model: Nettle2 v: 1.0 serial: <filter> BIOS: Phoenix v: 5.12 
           date: 06/11/2007 
CPU:       Topology: Dual Core model: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ bits: 64 type: MCP arch: K8 rev.F+ 
           rev: 3 L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
           flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 svm bogomips: 4018 
           Speed: 1000 MHz min/max: 1000/2800 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 1000 2: 1000 
Graphics:  Device-1: AMD RV370 [Radeon X600/X600 SE] vendor: ASUSTeK driver: radeon v: kernel 
           bus ID: 02:00.0 
           Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.4 driver: ati,radeon unloaded: fbdev,modesetting,vesa 
           resolution: 1024x768~75Hz 
           OpenGL: renderer: ATI RV370 v: 2.1 Mesa 18.3.6 direct render: Yes 
Audio:     Device-1: NVIDIA MCP61 High Definition Audio vendor: Hewlett-Packard 
           driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:05.0 
           Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.19.0-8-amd64 
Network:   Device-1: NVIDIA MCP61 Ethernet vendor: Hewlett-Packard type: network bridge 
           driver: forcedeth v: kernel port: ec00 bus ID: 00:07.0 
           IF: eth0 state: up speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter> 
Drives:    Local Storage: total: 76.69 GiB used: 4.97 GiB (6.5%) 
           ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Hitachi model: HDS721680PLAT80 size: 76.69 GiB                    
Partition: ID-1: / size: 74.98 GiB used: 4.97 GiB (6.6%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1                    
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 28.0 C mobo: N/A                                               
           Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A                                                                    
Info:      Processes: 146 Uptime: 3h 29m Memory: 5.82 GiB used: 866.5 MiB (14.5%) Init: systemd     
           runlevel: 5 Compilers: gcc: 8.3.0 Shell: bash v: 5.0.3 inxi: 3.0.32                      
[email protected]:~$

Take a look and decide for yourself.









A little history about the distro name Nibiru.

 


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Here's SparkyLinux Xfce installed on the same desktop computer OOTB without problems.

I'll keep this install because I like Xfce better than LXQT user interface / desktop.

Code:
[email protected]:~$ inxi -Fxz
System:    Host: hp-pavilion-pc Kernel: 4.19.0-8-amd64 x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 8.3.0 
           Desktop: Xfce 4.12.4 Distro: SparkyLinux 5.10 (Nibiru) base: Debian buster/sid 
Machine:   Type: Desktop System: HP-Pavilion product: GN556AA-ABA a6200n v: N/A serial: <filter> 
           Mobo: ECS model: Nettle2 v: 1.0 serial: <filter> BIOS: Phoenix v: 5.12 
           date: 06/11/2007 
CPU:       Topology: Dual Core model: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+ bits: 64 type: MCP arch: K8 rev.F+ 
           rev: 3 L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
           flags: lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 svm bogomips: 4018 
           Speed: 1000 MHz min/max: 1000/2800 MHz Core speeds (MHz): 1: 1000 2: 1000 
Graphics:  Device-1: AMD RV370 [Radeon X600/X600 SE] vendor: ASUSTeK driver: radeon v: kernel 
           bus ID: 02:00.0 
           Display: x11 server: X.Org 1.20.4 driver: ati,radeon unloaded: fbdev,modesetting,vesa 
           tty: N/A 
           OpenGL: renderer: ATI RV370 v: 2.1 Mesa 18.3.6 direct render: Yes 
Audio:     Device-1: NVIDIA MCP61 High Definition Audio vendor: Hewlett-Packard 
           driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 00:05.0 
           Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.19.0-8-amd64 
Network:   Device-1: NVIDIA MCP61 Ethernet vendor: Hewlett-Packard type: network bridge 
           driver: forcedeth v: kernel port: ec00 bus ID: 00:07.0 
           IF: eth0 state: up speed: 100 Mbps duplex: full mac: <filter> 
Drives:    Local Storage: total: 76.69 GiB used: 4.45 GiB (5.8%) 
           ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Hitachi model: HDS721680PLAT80 size: 76.69 GiB 
Partition: ID-1: / size: 74.98 GiB used: 4.45 GiB (5.9%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1 
Sensors:   System Temperatures: cpu: 31.0 C mobo: N/A 
           Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A 
Info:      Processes: 156 Uptime: 48m Memory: 5.82 GiB used: 792.5 MiB (13.3%) Init: systemd 
           runlevel: 5 Compilers: gcc: 8.3.0 Shell: bash v: 5.0.3 inxi: 3.0.32 
[email protected]:~$

Here's the stable download link.
 
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