Welcome to the Operating Systems corner!

The one thing most of us associate with free and open source software: operating systems. Always a strong presence at FOSDEM, they are back for more. Find out what is new here!

Debian logo

Debian -- The Universal Operating System. A community project of volunteers to create a free operating system.

Fedora Project logo
Fedora Project

The Fedora Project is a community of people working together to build a free and open source software platform and to collaborate on and share user-focused solutions built on that platform. The...

FreeBSD Project logo
FreeBSD Project

FreeBSD is a free and open source operating system descended from Unix. It was developed at the University of California at Berkeley and became a separate project in 1993. This modern operating...

GNOME logo

Learn about the latest developments in the GNOME desktop environment! At the GNOME booth, you can check out live demos of GNOME 41 and GTK 4, get help using GNOME, and learn more about paid GNOME...

Haiku logo

Haiku is an open-source operating system that specifically targets personal computing. Inspired by the BeOS, Haiku is fast, simple to use, easy to learn and yet very powerful.

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The illumos project develops a Unix operating system core that was originally derived from OpenSolaris, providing next-generation features for downstream distributions, including advanced system...

Oniro Project logo
Oniro Project

Oniro is an Eclipse Foundation project. A project based on the development of a distributed open source operating system, that means one single software able to talk, interconnect and relate...

OpenMandriva logo

OpenMandriva is a 100% community controlled Linux distribution. With (OMLx 4.2) Plasma 5.20.5, KDE Frameworks 5.78, Qt 5.12.2 and LibreOffice 7.1, it is one of the most current distributions...

openSUSE logo

The openSUSE Project is a worldwide effort that promotes the use of Linux, tools around it, and open source. The openSUSE community is made up of multiple contributing communities that collaborate as...

ReactOS logo

ReactOS is a modern open source operating system based on the Windows XP/2003 design. It was written from scratch with the goal of full compatibility with Windows applications and drivers, as well as...

Ubuntu logo

Ubuntu is a popular Debian based Linux distribution, focused on bringing the best of Free Software to the widest audience.

XCP-ng logo

Hi There! We are XCP-ng Project, an Open Source virtualization platform based on Xen and hosted in the Linux Foundation since 2020. In other words, XCP-ng is a specialized Linux distro, with...