Latest version: 5.1.0 Download Its system requirements are among the lowest out there for any desktop Linux flavour. Bodhi Linux is an Ubuntu-based distribution that supplants the usual desktop environment of GNOME, KDE or XFCE with something lighter – and better looking: the Enlightenment desktop. By Jonni Bidwell 25 February 2017. October 2, 2018 For a reasonable and fair review of our latest release, be sure to check out Jesse Smith’s review … We will look at the latest release which comes with a new theme and more bug fixes (more on this later). And with every new release, its community is growing larger and larger. The latest challenge is Bodhi Linux it is built on the Ubuntu 18.04 LTS but targeting machines with fewer resources. Bodhi Linux 5.0.0 Distro Watch Review-For a reasonable and fair review of our latest release, be sure to check out Jesse Smith’s review on Distro Watch here. Bodhi Linux is as it’s described in the review and claimed by the developers: fast and elegant. Bodhi is based on Ubuntu 10.04, uses the LXDM login manager and the Enlightenment desktop environment. Bodhi Linux is NOT yet another Ubuntu based Linux distro. Bodhi Linux Review - Incredibly Good, Lightweight, Very Minimal Ubuntu Derivative Manuel Jose January 26, 2011 Tweet. Bodhi Linux is a lightweight Ubuntu-based distro that appeared on the scene back in 2011. Bodhi Linux is essentially one of those distributions which try to bring your old PC back to life but at the same time, tries to make it look like it is still keeping up with the latest trends in Design and Interface. I think I will keep it on the hard drive under a dual-boot setup with PCLinux 2011.9 lxde. Its system requirements are among the lowest out there for any desktop Linux flavour. The Bodi Linux Project offers forums for help and advice, they have a wiki to help with configurating the system, and offer a live chat through Discord to get help or just get to know members of the community. Bodhi Linux review Is this operating system an enlightening Linux experience? Shares. Our Verdict. Bodhi Linux is a lightweight Ubuntu-based distro that appeared on the scene back in 2011. I have Bodhi Linux 1.2.1 installed on a vintage HP Pavilion (500MHz processor with RAM ramped up to 500MB). Bodhi Linux is a lightweight Ubuntu-based distro that appeared on the scene back in 2011. Long, negative review of Bodhi Linux 2.2 64-bit edition, a Ubuntu-based minimalist distribution with Enlightenment 17 (E17) desktop, covering live session, installation in a quadruple-boot configuration, and post-install usage, including look & feel, desktop profiles, Wireless, Samba, applications, package management, resources, and many problems like styling inconsistencies and … Bodhi Linux is among a very few number of Ubuntu based distros that run Enlightenment(E17) window manager instead of the popular alternatives like GNOME or KDE. Its system requirements are among the lowest out there for any desktop Linux flavour.