(:^tuxs.org) 10 cosas para hacer con un live linux cd

10 things to do with a live Linux CD

 10 things to do with a live Linux CD


Live Linux CDs are a simple concept with many possible uses. Here are 10 things you can do with a live Linux CD.


1. Try Linux without installing it


Knoppix is the «mother» of all live Linux CD’s. It comes with 2 GBs of software making it the perfect distribution to try Linux with.

2. Use as a portable desktop

Slax fits on a small 8cm CD making it literally pocket sized and contains enough software to be useful for everyday use.

3. Maintain hard drive/recover data

SystemRescue CD includes a host of tools for maintaining a hard drive including a partition manager and resizing software and drive imaging software. SystemRescue CD can read a variety of file systems including Windows NTFS.

4. Install Linux

MEPIS Linux can be run from the CD to try it out and then installed from the running distribution in a very friendly environment.

5. Try Linux software

PCLinuxOS is similar to MEPIS in that it can be run and installed from the CD. It also includes some of the best Linux software available for you to try out.

6. Reset forgotten Windows passwords

Austrumi is a good little live CD distribution that includes a tool at boot that allows you to reset forgotten Windows passwords (including Administrator).

7. Build your own distribution

Damn Small Linux is a fantastic 50 MB distribution as is or that you can personalize with your own choice of software using the very easy to use myDSL system. 

8. Watch/listen to multimedia

Movix is a live distribution designed just for playing audio and video files from the internet, CD and DVD.

9. Play games

Morphix is a modular distribution that has a version just for playing games.

10. Scan safely for virus’s

INSERT is the INside SEcurity Rescue Toolkit and includes an anti-virus package making it a great way to clean an infected computer.

This is a small selection of all the live Linux CDs, Frozentech has a comprehensive list.

(:^tuxs.org) 10 things to do with a live linux cd

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