Recently Puppy Linux 5.1 has been released.Its based on GNU Linux operating system.Unlike other live CD distributions that have to keep pulling stuff off the CD, Puppy in its entirety loads into RAM. So that all applications start at lighting speed.This feature of Puppy Linux is Cool, Isn’t it ? 😉
Official Announcement by Barry Kauler
“The brilliant new Puppy Linux 5.1, code-name ‘Lucid’ as it is binary-compatible with Ubuntu Lucid Lynx packages, has been released. Lucid Puppy 5.1 is a ‘full-featured compact distro”
“Lucid Puppy boots directly to an automatically configured graphical desktop, with the tools to personalize the desktop right at hand, and it even recommends which add-on video driver to use for high-performance graphics,” he added.
“The main emphasis relative to Puppy 5.0 has been to improve the user interface, both to make it even more friendly and to enhance the visual appearance. Also many packages and tools (especially for video and printing) have been upgraded/improved, including synchronising with a recent release of the Woof Puppy-builder,” he explained.