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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 07:54

We are pleased to welcome the long awaited Trisquel 9 LTS. This is the free computer operating system for everyone mostly suitable to replace Microsoft Windows or Apple MacOS for daily purposes and server. Codenamed Etiona and based upon stable base Ubuntu 18.04, Trisquel, at Friday 16 October 2020, it announces availability for desktop and server plus for old and modern computers. The new big thing is that now it features a KDE edition called Triskel. This list delivers all the download links plus computer vendors where you can purchase PCs or laptops with Trisquel.  



About Editions

Trisquel 9 is available in four choices:

  1. Regular: the original edition with MATE Desktop Environment. It is the flagship so choose this if it is your first experience.
  2. Mini: the one for limited computers based on LXDE Desktop Environment. Choose this if you have low processor and memory.
  3. Sugar: the one for preschool children based on Sugar Desktop Environment. Choose this to play and learn with kids. 
  4. Triskel: the brand new edition with KDE Plasma Desktop – simple by default, powerful when needed. Choose this if you love Windows-like user interface and experience.

For Modern Computers (64 Bit)


A 64 bit computer is every computer produced after 2010 with 4GB memory or more and mostly includes UEFI technology. For instance, all computers coming with Windows 10 or running Ubuntu 20.04 are certainly 64 bit.

Regular Edition: download

Mini Edition: download

Sugar Edition: download

KDE Edition: download


For Old Computers (32 Bit)

An old computer is every PC or laptop produced before 2010 with less than 4GB memory and usually still using BIOS Legacy technology rather than UEFI. 

Regular Edition: download

Mini Edition: download

Sugar Edition: download

Triskel Edition: download




Official (United States) 

Equador (South America)

China (Asia)


Spain (Europe)

Sweden (Europe)



United States 

United States 

United States 




Downloading via BitTorrent way is much more faster for you and also benefits community. Trisquel Project encourages everyone to download this way instead of direct links above. Learn to download using torrent here.



You should verify every copy of image file you downloaded with their original identity issued by the developers called checksum so that you are sure it is ready and safe to use and not corrupted or tampered by somebody else. Learn here to do checksum verification.

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Computer Vendors


Here's multinational vendors which ship PCs and laptops with GNU/Linux in general and Trisquel in particular either preinstalled or by order. We're excited to see these and happy to see more in the future.

  • ThinkPenguin (New Hampshire, US): see their workstations and laptops.
  • Technoethical (Romania, EU): see their ThinkPad laptops.
  • Minifree (UK, EU): see their ThinkPad laptops.
  • Vikings (Germany, EU): see their ThinkPad laptops.
  • Libiquity (New Jersey, US): see their Taurinus (ThinkPad) laptops.
  • Respects Your Freedom (Products Page): you can filter out categories and find hardware peripherals to live with completely free software systems.


Trisquel is a non-profit project that creates completely free software computer operating system with funds from donations and merchandises.  You can help develop Trisquel by donating (PayPal, Bank Transfer, and Bitcoin) or purchasing goodies.

About Trisquel


Trisquel is GNU/Linux operating system that is completely Free Software. It means it is clean from any software that is not free, unlike most distros, especially in its kernel and repositories. Started 2005 in Europe, Trisquel is a long living distribution with official endorsement from Free Software Foundation and also the OS powering all laptops sold under Respects Your Freedom. It has an active discussion forum that is very good to start learning software freedom as well as using Trisquel daily for everyone. Finally, Ubuntu Buzz has reviewed earlier release as Successful Freedom back in 2018. 

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