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 ====== About SparkyLinux ====== ====== About SparkyLinux ======
-SparkyLinux is a lightweight,​ fast and simple ​Linux distribution ​designed for both old and new computers featuring customized Enlightenment and LXDE desktops. It has been built on the “testing” branch ​of Debian GNU/Linux.+SparkyLinux is a GNU/Linux distribution ​created ​on the top of Debian GNU/​Linux ​operating system.
-Sparky is available ​for i686 (32 bit) and x86_64 (64 bit) machines.+Sparky is fast, lightweight and fully customizable OS built around the Openbox window manager offering versions ​for different users and different tasks.
 Main features: Main features:
-  * based on Debian ​stable and testing (separated editions) +  * based on Debian ​GNU/Linux 
-  * rolling ​release (testing based only)+  * stable and rolling ​separated editions
   * lightweight,​ fast & simple   * lightweight,​ fast & simple
-  * main edition – lightweight & fast LXDE desktop +  * main edition – lightweight & fast LXDE/LXQt desktop 
-  * MATE Edition with GNOME 2 fork desktop +  * your favourite desktops to choose 
-  * Xfce Edition provides fast and traditional desktop +  * special editions: GameOver, Multimedia ​Rescue
-  * KDE LXQt Editions with Qt based desktops+
   * ultra lightweight MinimalGUI edition with Openbox window manager   * ultra lightweight MinimalGUI edition with Openbox window manager
-  * MinimalCLI ​Edition for building ​own customized desktop +  * CLI Edition ​(no X) for building customized desktop
-  * special editions: GameOver, Multimedia and Rescue+
   * most wireless and mobile network cards supported   * most wireless and mobile network cards supported
   * set of selected applications,​ multimedia codecs and plugins   * set of selected applications,​ multimedia codecs and plugins
 +  * own repository with a large set of additional applications
   * easy hard drive / USB installation   * easy hard drive / USB installation
 +In general, Sparky is not targeted to Linux beginners, rather to users with some amount of Linux knowledge.
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