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Slax Reviews

Slax is a modern, portable, small and fast Linux operating system. Slax LinuxSlax is a modern, portable, small and fast Linux operating system.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Slax and what they use it for.
  • Lightweight arch based distro
    Slax. It is based pn Debian, so you can apt install most packages. Make sure to read Slax's installation guide first though. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Best xfce distro for an old laptop
    You mentioned in another comment that your laptop is from 2001? Try Slax or MX Linux. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Live ISO with many utilities installed
    You can try Slax as it can be loaded to RAM. However you will need to install rest of the required utils... (afaik Chrome and GParted are included by default). - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Slax Linux - Download
    I'm trying to download slax linux from but its not working. If I go down to the bottom of the page and click on any of the download links I see a loading icon in the browser tab but nothing gets downloaded, I'm wondering if this is an issue with just me or if anyone else is having a simmilar issue. - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago

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