Linux Mangaka Mou – an anime-friendly option

Linux, the most popular free operating system aims high

Linux currently is the world’s most popular free operating system. On September 20 they released Linux Mangaka Mou. Linux Mangaka Mou, is the fifth major release of the Ubuntu-based distro. It caters people like us, the anime and manga fanatiks, providing goodies like tools for fan subbing and fan dubbing!

Developers of the Linux Mangaka Mou said the following in their release statement:
“Today the whole Animesoft team are proud to be able to announce the final stage of MOU which is based on ubuntu with the lightweight MATE desktop containing APPLE (R) and IBM (R) PowerPC 64Bit architecture scripts. As any other MANGAKA release (except ONE) you will be able to run on any 64bit PC and enjoy a out-of-box fast and complete LINUX for Anime and Manga multimedia viewing and editing purpose.”

Linux – the brainchild of Linus Torvalds. Torvalds started an open source revolution over 20 years ago just by doing a new project for fun! It became huge, being used in most of the world’s super computers; a LOT of servers that power the Internet and millions of Android mobile phones… you get the picture. Chances are that Mobile phone you have beside you boasts with an operating system thanks to Linus Torvalds.

There is quite a number of Linux Mangaka out there already. Here is a list:
Linux Mangaka One based on Ubuntu 8.10 (32bit) with OPENBOX desktop, for OldPC.
Linux Mangaka Moe based on Ubuntu 10.04 (32bit) with GNOME, for LaptopPC.
Linux Mangaka Nyu based on Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit) with PANTHEON, for TouchPC
Linux Mangaka Koe based on Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit) with KDE desktop, DesktopPC
Linux Mangaka Mou based on Ubuntu 14.04 (64bit) with MATE desktop, PowerPC.

All these releases are available for download; Linux Mangaka Mou comes as a Live DVD ISO image only for 64-bit computers, meaning you can try it out directly! Interested? Follow this link to download!