A Live CD initially based on Mandrake Linux that runs entirely from a bootable CD.
Version: 2009.4PCLinuxOS is an English only Live CD initially based on Mandrake Linux that runs entirely from a bootable CD.
Operating System: Linux
Data on the CD is uncompressed on the fly, allowing up to 2GB of programs on one CD including a complete X server, KDE desktop, OpenOffice.org and many more applications all ready to use.
In addition to the live CD, you can also install PCLinuxOS to your hard drive with an easy-to-use livecd-installer. Additional applications can be added or removed from your hard drive using a friendly apt-get front end via Synaptic.