Operating systems | wiki

Browse the glossary using this index

Special | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | ALL



Eddy is a debian package installer for elementary OS.

Official Website

elementary OS

A desktop and portable open source operating system that is easy to install and maintain, secure, and lowers machine resources. elementary OS is based on the LTS (long-lasting) versions of the Ubuntu distribution, while offering its own graphical environment (Pantheon), and its own interpretation of basic software (Mail, File, Terminal, etc.).

Official Website

Embedded Linux

Embedded Linux means an operating system derived from Linux and adapted for an embedded system. There are many versions of embedded Linux suitable for different types of hardware.

Official Website


Result of the encounter between humanitarian and free, a GNU / Linux distribution for all.

Emmabuntüs is a desktop distribution based on versions of Ubuntu with long term support, and now Debian Stable. It is accessible to beginners and light enough in resources to be used on older computers originally running Windows XP, Vista, or 7.

Official Website

Enlightenment Foundation Libraries (EFL)

Enlightenment Foundation Libraries (EFL) is a collection of graphics software libraries from the Enlightenment project, a window manager for Linux.

EFLs are used not only in an office environment, but also in several large industrial projects.

Among other things, EFLs are the graphics layer of Tizen, Samsung's operating system.

Official Website