| Founded:||January 2009 (edit)|
|Release Date:||December 19, 2010 (edit)|
|Next Release:||Unknown (edit)|
|Derivative of:||Independent (edit)|
|Home Page:||http://www.tinycorelinux.com/ (edit)|
Tiny Core Linux is a very small (10 MB) minimal Linux desktop. It is based on Linux 2.6 kernel, BusyBox, Tiny X, FLTK graphical user interface and flwm window manager, running entirely in memory. It is not a complete desktop, nor is all hardware completely supported; it represents only the core needed to boot into a very minimal X Window desktop, typically with wired Internet access. This minimal desktop can be extended by installing additional applications from online repositories.