Musix GNU+Linux

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Musix GNU+Linux
Musix 1.0 R4 DVD.
OS familyLinux (Unix-like)
Working stateDiscontinued
Source modelFree Software
Initial release9 December 2008; 15 years ago (2008-12-09)
Latest release3.0.1 / 13 March 2014; 10 years ago (2014-03-13)
Kernel typeMonolithic (Linux-libre)
user interface
IceWM (previously KDE)
LicenseExclusively free licenses per GNU Free System Distribution Guidelines (GNU FSDG)[1]

Musix GNU+Linux is a discontinued live CD and DVD Linux distribution for the IA-32 processor family based on Debian. It contained a collection of software for audio production, graphic design, video editing and general-purpose applications.

Musix GNU+Linux was one of the few Linux distributions recognized by the Free Software Foundation as being composed completely of free software.[2]

The main language used in development discussion and documentation was Spanish.


Musix 2.0[edit]

Musix 2.0 was developed using the live-helper scripts from the Debian-Live project. The first Alpha version of Musix 2.0[3] was released on 25 March 2009 including two realtime-patched Linux-Libre kernels.

On 17 May 2009 the first beta version of Musix 2.0 was released.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "List of Free GNU/Linux Distributions - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation".
  2. ^ Links to Other Free Software Sites - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF)
  3. ^ first Alpha version of Musix 2.0
  4. ^ first Beta version of Musix 2.0

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