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A Windows 8.1 reinstall, made necessary by a combination of electrical, hardware and software issues, overwrote my boot loader.

All of my bootable USB sticks were old or odd. I could also not manage to get any USB liveUSB sticks made under Windows. fml, amirite?

I used to have a relatively updated Lubuntu. It was a rolling upgrade from some earlier version. I completely screwed up backup restoration and decided to overwrite the install with Lubuntu 14.04. I then noticed some odd issues.

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(on Wikipedia)

It's an official project by Ubuntu to maintain something lighter.

I've been using Lubuntu more-or-less against my will for a long time now. I don't like Ubuntu. There's something dirty about it.

DistributionLast testedLiveUSBPackage ManagementRolling Releasesystemd?Ease
Lubuntu2016-03-25 - 14.04.4 LTSyesyesyesyeseasy, light
  • 2016-03-25 - I switched from Lubuntu 14.04.4 LTS to Slackware 14.1
  • I used to use Unity Linux (version not recorded)

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