Definition of distro in English:


Syllabification: dis·tro
Pronunciation: /ˈdistrō

noun (plural distros)

  • A distributor or distributed version, especially of Linux software or of webzines: I was excited enough about this distro that I forked over the cash to buy it
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    • Do you administer multiple distributions and find it frustrating that you can find packages for some distros and not others?
    • It may well be the best of all the packaged distros.
    • This is really the way all distros should operate.


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