Projects / Finnix


Finnix is a small, self-contained, bootable Linux CD distribution ("LiveCD") for system administrators, based on Debian testing. You can use it to mount and manipulate hard drives and partitions, monitor networks, rebuild boot records, install other operating systems, and much more.

Operating Systems

Recent releases

  •  09 May 2013 14:50

    Release Notes: This release contains Linux kernel 3.8, updated Debian upstream software, bugfixes, and minor feature enhancements.

    •  25 Dec 2012 18:19

      Release Notes: This release contains Linux kernel 3.6, numerous bugfixes, faster startup and shutdown, and support for direct USB flash drive installation and direct ISO booting (using findiso=).

      •  29 Oct 2012 04:19

        Release Notes: This release contains an important kernel update, as well as minor fixes and improvements.

        •  13 Jul 2012 06:53

          Release Notes: This release brings major organizational changes to the build and boot systems, along with the usual assortment of software updates. Releases are now built procedurally from a minimal base Debian bootstrap, sysvinit has been replaced with runit, and Linux kernel 3.4 is available.

          •  14 Feb 2012 08:04

            Release Notes: This release is a maintenance and rollup release. It includes updated upstream Debian software, Linux kernel 3.2, small functionality updates, and a large number of bugfixes.


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