Rootz

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rootz

http://vamosproject.org/rootz
mounts complete live distros over the web, and makes them available locally.

The software distribution system that works differently. rootz mounts complete live distros over the web, and makes them available locally. Attach your local GNU/linux system to various mirrors and simply run applications, without any installation or prior downloads!

  • True "on demand" mechanism that does not require full download of the software but fetches only the needed files.
  • No special repackaging is needed (as opposed to klik, zero install or autopackage).
  • Support multiple mixed images - run experimental apps from debian sid side by side with ubuntu stable app, fedora, mepis, sabayon and more.
  • Integrated - launch all the apps from your normal desktop or browser
  • Secured - unchanged, isolated (chrooted) images.

Documentation

http://vamosproject.org/rootz/faq and http://vamosproject.org/rootz/install


Download

Download version 0.4 (beta)
released on 21 February 2009

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2Kelly Hopkins21 February 2009



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Hadar Weiss Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperHomepagehttp://alioth.debian.org/projects/vamos/
SupportHomepagehttp://vamosproject.org/rootz/install


Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 28 January 2017.



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