LXLE Review: A Hassle-free Linux for Older Hardware

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/lxle-linux-review/ Brief: LXLE is a lightweight Linux distribution mainly focused on older systems. John takes it for a test drive and shares his experience in this LXLE review. If you visit It’s FOSS often, you’ll know that I’m a big fan of Arch-based distros. … Read more

Interview with FreeDOS Founder and Lead Dev Jim Hall

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/interview-freedos-jim-hall/ This year marks the 23rd anniversary of the FreeDOS project. To help celebrate those many years and help raise awareness for the project, I connected with Jim Hall (FreeDOS founder and lead developer) and asked him a few questions. Here are his answers. … Read more

A Tale of Two Arches: ArchLabs and ArchMerge

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/archlabs-vs-archmerge/ Brief: The rapidly growing Archlabs Linux distribution has split into two as the developers clash. As a result, we now have a new Linux distribution called ArchMerge.  Distros are made by teams. Sometimes those teams don’t get along. This is the story of … Read more

Ubuntu’s Parent Company Canonical is Heading for an IPO

Full Article : It’s FOSS – https://itsfoss.com/canonical-ipo/ Earlier this year in April, Canonical, the creators of Ubuntu, announced that they would be making some major changes. One of the biggest changes was the end of development for the Unity desktop and Canonical’s mobile efforts. There were also a large number … Read more