BuffaloLinux is based on a Slackware derived distribution called VectorLinux.
Version: 1.7.3-9BuffaloLinux project is a Slackware based distribution. Additionally, it supports both 'rpm' and 'deb' packages through its install and upgrade scripts ('buff', 'Buff', 'sudobuff' and 'sudoBuff')
Operating System: Linux
The default windowmanager is ICEWM, but BlackBox, FluxBox, XFCE4, and WindowMaker also come pre-installed. Integrated versions of both GNOME and KDE are available on the Buffalo-Extras CD.
Support and download of CodeWeavers Office is provided for MS Windows based programs. Also included on the Extras-CD is a 'Buffalo-wrapped' demo-package of Win4Lin.