Thursday, October 21, 2010

Ubuntu Tutik Remix 10.10 DVD Edition

This edition is a faster, more polished, and more comprehensive version of Ubuntu Tutik Remix. It comes with a broad range of applications chosen for their ease-of-use, functionality, stability, and better integration with the desktop environment. 

Key features:
Light on resources (stripped-down Gnome DE, some default Ubuntu apps were removed)
Optimized performance
User-friendly UI
Out-of-the-box multimedia codecs (including W32codecs)
Workarounds for some Maverick Meerkat issues (crackling sound, etc.)
Can operate smoothly on low-end hardware
Additional desktop themes
Nautilus Elementary
Firefox add-ons (Fasterfox, Adblock, Download Helper, DownThemAll, Low Quality Flash)
More fonts
Lots of improvements under-the-hood

Added applications:
Games - Frozen Bubble, PlayOnLinux
Graphics - Blender, Comix, Dia, Gimp, Inkscape, Scribus
Internet - Frostwire, Google Earth, Skype
Office - Adobe Reader
Snd & Vid - AcetoneISO, Arista, Audacity, Avidemux, Cheese, K3b, SMPlayer, Sound Converter
System Tools - Device Manager, Virtualbox, System Profiler, Ubuntu Tweak
Others - Wine, AptOnCD, GParted, ntfs-config, Samba, Testdisk, Cover Thumbnailer, qtconfig
Removed Applications:
Compiz, Ubuntu One, Mono, Evolution, Remote Desktop, erlang, Couchdb, Ubuntu-docs
With performance, simplicity, and usability in mind, and a no non-sense approach to computing, this distro is ideal for people looking for an operating system that is fully functional out-of-the-box, and doesn't need a high-end system to operate smoothly.


Download Ubuntu Tutik Remix 10.10 DVD Edition
md5sum: 00a062b0242fc8ca23aa285c50dd2f4d

In case of keyring not accepting your password, type this in the terminal:
sudo rm ~/.gnome2/keyrings/login.keyring
This will reset the keyring password. when the system prompts you for a keyring password again, leave it blank (just press enter). 

In case the LiveDVD takes you to the login prompt, type ubuntu as username and leave the password blank.

Monday, October 18, 2010

Ubuntu Tutik Remix 10.10

Ubuntu Tutik Remix 10.10, a customized version of Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat is here!


  • Simpler user interface
  • Light on resources
  • Optimized performance
  • New desktop theme (Elegant Gnome Theme)
  • Nautilus Elementary 
  • Out-of-the-box multimedia codecs
  • Workarounds for some issues/bugs (crackling sound, failure to scan from an Epson Perfection 640, etc.)
  • Medibuntu repository enabled 


Shotwell Photo Manager
Simple Scan

Empathy IM Client

Midori (Webkit-based internet browser)
Transmission BitTorrent Client

AbiWord (Wordprocessor)
Gnumeric Spreadsheet

Sound & Video
Arista Transcoder (Convert various multimedia formats)
Brasero Disc Burner
Movie Player
Pitivi Video Editor
Rhythmbox Music Player
Sound Converter
Sound Recorder

System Tools
Device Manager
System Profiler and Benchmark


Tomboy notes
Firefox (replaced with Midori)
Evolution (replaced with Gnome Office)
Ubuntuone client
Remote desktop

Download Ubuntu Tutik Remix 10.10 here
md5: fd8271fbff273315b3872b7bf451e8ff

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