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Debian-Based Finnix 121 Live Linux Distro Arrives with Goodies for Sysadmins

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In early May, the Finnix developers celebrated the project’s 20th anniversary with the release of Finnix 120, making Finnix one of the oldest LiveCDs for system administrators that’s still maintained and kept up to date with the latest GNU/Linux and Open Source technologies.

It’s actually good to see people still maintaining older distributions, and the new release, Finnix 121, brings a bag of goodies that include a new base from the Debian Testing repositories, where the Debian Project currently develops the upcoming Debian GNU/Linux 11 “Bullseye” operating system series.

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Finnix 121 Released: Linux LiveCD For System Administrators

  • Finnix 121 Released: Linux LiveCD For System Administrators

    few months ago, we reported about the release of Finnix 120 that came after a hiatus of 5 Years. Continuing the development, Finnix founder Ryan Finnie has now released a new version, Finnix 121.

    For those who don’t know, Finnix is one of the oldest Debian GNU/Linux-based Live CD operating systems for system administrators. It is still actively maintained and used for tasks such as filesystem recovery, network monitoring, and OS installation.

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  • Finnix 121 released

    Today marks the release of Finnix 121, the LiveCD for system administrators. This release expands upon Finnix 120, and includes a number of fixes, new packages and new features. From the Finnix 121 release notes:

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