CRUX PPC is a volunteer driven no-profit project based on the releases of CRUX for x86.
Unlike other distributions, the primary goal of CRUX is not to be the most popular (read: biggest number of users) or to put as many features as possible into the system. The idea is rather to build a
... [More] streamlined distribution, targeted at a specific audience which in turn gets a system without compromises. The result may not be the best distribution for everybody, but as mentioned above, that’s not the goal. If you’re part of the target audience however, you might enjoy running CRUX just as much as we do.
It’s quite hard to do an objective comparison of linux distributions, since it’s often a matter of taste. We therefore believe that you should compare potential candidates yourself, and choose the on [Less]
An operating system based on Debian GNU/Linux that is customized and optimized for use on Apple brand computers built on their New World platform. The platform is defined, in part, by the use of Open Firmware version 3.x and PowerPC processors.