Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt Released

Calculate Linux has recently announced the release of Calculate Linux Desktop 18, that comes with LXQt environment. 

Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt is Here

Calculate Linux Desktop LXQt, or CLDL, is backwards-compatible with Gentoo and uses Portage to install and manage packages. It aims to provide a functional and highly usable operating system for both office and home usage.

Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt

Calculate Linux Desktop LXQt is fairly lightweight and also offers localization support for various European languages. 

To quote the release notes: 

Calculate Linux Desktop LXQt comes with LXQt 0.13, PCManFM-Qt 0.13 for file management, Firefox 63.0.3 as the Internet browser, LibreOffice 6.0.6.2 as the office suite, Gimp 2.10.4 for graphics editing, Claws Mail 3.17.1 as the email client, SMPlayer 18.9 as the video player, Clementine 1.3.1 as the music player, and the Gajim 0.16.9 messenger. The latest version of Calculate Utilities is always supplied by the team, currently 3.6.1.12, which include the system installer, an update tool and the ISO customization toolkit.

If you are looking for an easy to use and simple Linux distro, Calculate Linux Desktop LXQt might be worth a spin. Of course, it is not as popular or diverse as, say, Ubuntu, but is well worth a spin. 

Calculate Linux Desktop 18 LXQt

It is especially noteworthy that CLDL is backwards-compatible with Gentoo and is, therefore, highly customizable to suit a wide variety of system architecture and setup. 

You can download Calculate Linux Desktop LXQt from the official website