Gak

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About

Gak is a livecd based on Ubuntu Minimal. Gak's major applications include web browsing, torrenting, and functional programming.

Screenshots

Wallpaper

wallpaper

Terminal

terminal

Flash

flash

What's the default login?

Username: gak
Password: gak

Packages

Installation

  1. At the boot menu, choose Start or Install (it doesn't matter which).
  2. Right-click -> Terminal
  3. Enter ubiquity
  4. Follow the instructions

Oddities

No need to login manually, thanks to a custom startup script, ob.sh.

Google Chrome hotkeys are fixed with the Backspace As Back/Forward for Linux extension.

How to take a screenshot

  1. Right-click the Gak background.
  2. Select Screenshot from the menu.
  3. After a delay of three seconds, a screenshot will be captured.
  4. The result is timestamped and saved in /home/gak.

Requirements