Basic traits

  • Kernels (secured against known vulnerabilities)
    • 32bit: Linux kernel 4.19.5 PAE (non-PAE kernel: antiX). Very stable kernel for many machines.
    • 64bit: linux-image-4.19.5-amd64. Recent stable kernel for newer machines.
    • Easy kernel upgrade or downgrade with MX Package Installer
  • Foundation
    • Debian Stable 9.6 (Stretch), augmented by ongoing backports and additions
    • Xfce 4.12.3
    • core antiX systems
  • Automatic enabling of most Broadcom drivers
  • UEFI installer (64bit & 32bit)
  • LUKS encrypted root, home, and swap partition options
  • new Bug Manager for better user experience

Details in the Blog post by Dolphin Oracle.