What is the operating system Alpine Linux


It is an operating system belonging to the family Linux. This is an OSthat is independent, that is, it is not based on another operating system how could it be Debian or OpenSUSE. It is originally from Norway. Use the following desktop environments: Xfce.
Xfce is a desktop environment that need low resources by this is ideal for computers with low computing power.
Use cases:

  • This distro can be used as a web server.
  • Alpine Linux can be used as firewall to protect your network.
  • This distro is intended for telephony.
  • Alpine Linux you can use it on a miniPC like Raspberry Pi.
  • Alpine Linux is a pentesting tool.

Architectures supported by Alpine Linux:
aarch64, i486, ppc64, s390x, x86_64, armhf

This operating system has a good user base so there will be more resources on forums and websites when developing or using it.

Offical website of Alpine Linux

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