ABOUT Exton|Defender SRS version 160705 and 150701
DESCRIPTION of both versions
Exton|Defender SRS - based on Fedora 24 64 bit (version 160705) and Mageia 5 32bit (version 150701) - is a Linux system available as a Live DVD (Fedora and Mageia) for administrating or repairing your system and data after a crash. It aims to provide an easy way to carry out admin tasks on your computer, such as creating and editing the hard disk partitions. It comes with a lot of Linux software such as system tools and basic tools (editors, Midnight Commander, network tools). Exton|Defender can, however, also be used as a normal Linux Desktop System. It requires no installation, but can easily be installed to hard drive if you like. Desktop environments: Cinnamon 3.0.6 (Fedora) and Cinnaamon 2.4.5 (Mageia).
NEWS 160705 re. Exton|Defender fc24 (Fedora 24)
Ive made a new version of Exton|Defender 64 bit based on Fedora 24, released 160621. It uses Cinnamon 3.0.6 and kernel 4.6.3. (Latest stable kernel as of 160705).
NEWS 150701 re. Exton|Defender mga
Ive made a new version of Exton|Defender 32 bit based on Mageia 5. It uses Cinnamon 2.4.5 and kernel 3.19.8.
SYSTEM TOOLS INCLUDED
NTFS-3g, GParted, PartImage, Shred, Sfdisk (util-linux-ng), Rsync, Ddrescue, FSArchiver, TestDisk and Midnight Commander. Other programs (among many others): Google Chrome (in both versions), LibreOffice (in Fedora 22), Emacs, NetworkManager, Firefox, Thunderbird, Gimp, Samba, Java (JDK) and Java Runtime Environment (JRE), kernel headers and many compilation tools. See a complete LIST of all installed packages.
1) Version 160705 (Fedora 24): http://defender.exton.net/exton-defender-fc24-installed-packages-160705.txt
2) Version 150701 (Mageia 5): http://defender.exton.net/exton-defender-mga-installed-packages-150701.txt
ABOUT Exton|Defender Mageia 5 version
Read my special page: http://defender.exton.net/defender-mga.html
USB INSTALLATON - Fedora version
Use LiveUSB Creator for Fedora in Windows. All system changes are PERSISTENT.
The password for root (superuser) and live (normal user) is: root/live in the Mageia version. In version 160705 (Fedora 24) you can login to Cinnamon as root or liveuser without passwords.
X is auto-configured during the boot from the DVD disc.
The default language (locale) is set to English.
The ISO-file (Fedora 24 with Cinnamon) is of 1520 MB. The ISO-file (Mageia 5 with Cinnamon) is of 834 MB.