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The Best Puppy Derivative Ever!
Wary/Racy
7%
 7%  [ 4 ]
Slacko
16%
 16%  [ 9 ]
Tahrpup/Xenialpup
47%
 47%  [ 25 ]
Lucid/Precise
13%
 13%  [ 7 ]
Fatdog/Debiandog
5%
 5%  [ 3 ]
Lighthouse
1%
 1%  [ 1 ]
Easy OS
1%
 1%  [ 1 ]
Quirky ;)
0%
 0%  [ 0 ]
Macpup
1%
 1%  [ 1 ]
Fluppy
3%
 3%  [ 2 ]
Total Votes : 53

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mistfire

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PostPosted: Fri 11 Jan 2019, 13:18    Post subject:  

My homemade puplet X-Slacko Slim. It can install and use almost any linux package format natively including modules
My original project TazPuppy. Small, true multiuser, and highly portable.
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PostPosted: Fri 11 Jan 2019, 18:51    Post subject:  

Mine. Very Happy And you can't have it. Rolling Eyes
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ITSMERSH

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PostPosted: Fri 11 Jan 2019, 19:29    Post subject:  

mikeslr wrote:
Mine. Very Happy And you can't have it. Rolling Eyes

Laughing

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musher0

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PostPosted: Fri 11 Jan 2019, 22:36    Post subject:  

mikeslr wrote:
Mine. Very Happy And you can't have it. Rolling Eyes

Ditto! Laughing

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perdido


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PostPosted: Sat 12 Jan 2019, 18:17    Post subject:  

The puppy 4.12-4.31

, and later developement & redevelopement by darry, mikeb, rerwin, tuxtoo, and others makes it my
favorite (note my favorite does not mean the same as my most useful)

jemimah released frisbee and it was backwards compatible to the 4.xx T2 puppies helping it along....

Still being supported and developed for.....

https://412collection.neocities.org/

https://sourceforge.net/projects/anitaos/

The original 5.xx series are a close second, talking about before the woofCE era (which deserves recognition in its own right,)
and the people currently developing deserve recognition for keeping it all going & bypassing all the obstacles current linux developement
throws in the way.



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8Geee


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PostPosted: Mon 14 Jan 2019, 17:52    Post subject:  

I have not voted. This because I have not tried many of the other pups listed.

One thing I do agree upon is the machine at hand. For old machines a series 2 kernel probaably works best... so maybe puppy 3-series. Stuff about 10 years old looks like Slacko5.7 (however, due to CPU problems needing a kernel fix, only a supported 3-series kernel can accomplish this... so Slacko5.8CE)

If you're lucky, like me, running an AtomCPU, Slacko5.7.

My opinion is the simpler, smaller, and effective... the better the pup.

Newer CPU's after 2011 could use anything made after Slacko5.7, it depends upon what one is familiar, and what one needs, and what browser one knows how to configure.

That last sentance escapes most people... they don't configure the browser, just add favorites/bookmarks.

Regards
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ozsouth

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PostPosted: Tue 15 Jan 2019, 08:24    Post subject:  

Slacko64 700RC with extensive updates. Also Lxpup64.
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Mike Walsh


Joined: 28 Jun 2014
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Location: King's Lynn, UK.

PostPosted: Tue 15 Jan 2019, 16:24    Post subject:  

Well, I'm surprised that I seem to have missed this thread..! Embarassed

What to choose, what to choose..? Eeeh, that's a hard one, that really is. I run around a dozen Pups, and I like every one of them; they all have their own 'character'.

I started with Tahr 6.0 CE in November '14. Soon followed by Micko's 'classic' Slacko 5.7.0. Tahr was the first Linux distro to run OOTB on ye ancient Dell lappie. Slacko has proved, again & again, to be absolutely rock-solid, and the best 'workhorse' of the lot. Sailor's 5.7.1 'upgrade' has just improved on an already flawless Puppy.

Racy, I just love playing around with.....and it's surprised me just what you can run with it. Same goes for Lucid 5.2.8.7.....and with discovering the age-related 'old-releases' repos at Ubuntu, it's not so hard to dig out necessary dependencies for Lupu. Precise 571 continues to amaze me; despite being nearly 2 years beyond EOL, the repos are all still available.

------------------------------------

I'm going to list my personal Top 5:-

1 ) Slacko 5.7.0
2 ) Slacko 5.6.0 (which I'm in right now, posting from Fred's current Quantum-portable, 64.0.2)
3 ) Xenialpup 7.0.8.1
4 ) Xenialpup64 7.5
5 ) Pemasu's Upup 'Raring'

(What can I say? The 'big' Compaq is 64-bit capable.....but I just like 32-bit Puppies. Always will.....and nowt's gonna persuade me otherwise!) Smile


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darry19662018

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PostPosted: Sun 20 Jan 2019, 22:31    Post subject: 10 Years of 4.31  

Well 4.31 would be one of the best Puppies ever 2009 17/10/2009 - wow time flies and 4.12 from 2008 and not forgetting 3.01.Smile
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Mike Walsh


Joined: 28 Jun 2014
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PostPosted: Mon 21 Jan 2019, 21:09    Post subject: Re: 10 Years of 4.31  

darry19662018 wrote:
Well 4.31 would be one of the best Puppies ever 2009 17/10/2009 - wow time flies and 4.12 from 2008 and not forgetting 3.01.Smile


@ darry:-

Y'know, I've heard much praise for 431 this last few years. Is it still possible to get .pets'n'stuff that will work with it? Am I right in thinking the website mikeb helps to maintain is a relevant one? Will 412 stuff work for 431?

And what about a 'modern' browser for it? I've no idea how old the glibc must be. Perhaps one of watchdog's Palemoon packages with the glibc 'tweak', yes?

I'm genuinely curious about this, now. If I can still get packages for it, I may well give it a look. I've had the ISO for a while now, but have always been uncertain about software availability.....


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PostPosted: Sat 02 Feb 2019, 01:22    Post subject:  

Hi Mike,

Sorry for late reply on the internet infrequently.

Anyway yes one of the Palemoon 4.31 specific packages made by Watchdog will work he explains those needed. I will try to find that info.
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darry19662018

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PostPosted: Sat 02 Feb 2019, 03:03    Post subject:  

Here they are for pre version 28 Palemoon glibc2.19 builds
http://murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?p=948200
Wiki info:
http://puppylinux.org/wikka/PaleMoon

Palemoon Downloads:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-_rR4YWgvg9YgLQcX8K6T9LTZfWeVbOj/view?usp=sharing

SSE Build
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qx6-28UoEd9NBEQxxd4Wnh_yrjFve8Yl/view?usp=sharing
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nic007


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PostPosted: Sat 02 Feb 2019, 03:41    Post subject:  

Still using Tahr 605 although I have stripped the old Palemoon browser and replaced it with a newer Seamonkey. Now I have the last "newer Seamonkey" to run with glibc2 libraries. The latest browsers are going to require glibc3 libraries and maybe a newer Puppy. A real sad state of affairs as your browser is now dictating which operating system to use. Sad
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musher0

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PostPosted: Mon 04 Feb 2019, 15:55    Post subject:  

Hi, nic007.

Sad state of affairs indeed.

However, norgo knows how to compile the newer seamonkeys so they will
run under gtk-2. (Please see toards the end of the slacko-rc3 thread.)
Maybe ask him a favor?

Just a thought. BFN.

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PostPosted: Sat 09 Feb 2019, 06:28    Post subject:  

foxpup wrote:
infromthepound wrote:
Legacy.
I miss the 2 and 4 series in the list. I would probably go for the 214 Classic Pup with the beetle from ttuuxxx then.
love it thanks Smile
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