It is available as an installation DVD or installable live CD.
Ojuba Linux is an Arabic Fedora-based distribution pre-installed with Arabic/Islamic packages like hijra and minbar, and many patched packages to give better Arabic support (like gnome-terminal). Ojuba Linux also comes with some third-party packages implementing multimedia support for proprietary formats and proprietary drivers.
- Ojuba PC : Based on, and 100% Compatible with, Fedora by Red Hat.
- Ojuba server system : It is intended to be Based on CentOS and Compatible with Red Hat Versions, and it's not launched yet.
Muayyad Al-Sadi has announced the availability of Ojuba 4, a Fedora-based distribution from Jordan optimised for Arabic speakers: "With God's blessing we are pleased to announce the final release of Ojuba Linux 4. This is the first release to have 64-bit support besides the 32-bit one, which we also offer for legacy PCs. Each got a LiveCD version within 700 MB and an installation media with packages within 4 GB.
This release includes a pre-release version of Thawab the Arabic Islamic library (http://thawab.ojuba.org) and Ojuba-personal-lock (a GUI for folder encryption) and many more applications and enhancements. For more information please check Ojuba 4 release notes in Arabic."
The brief release announcements in Arabic and in English with a few screenshots. Download the installable live CDs or the installation DVDs (SHA256): ojuba-4-live-i686.iso (687MB, torrent), ojuba-4-live-x86_64.iso (699MB, torrent), ojuba-4-i386-DVD.iso (4,048MB, torrent), ojuba-4-x86_64-DVD.iso (4,146MB, torrent).
• 2010-08-06: Distribution Release: Ojuba 4
• 2010-07-02: Development Release: Ojuba 4 Beta 1
• 2009-09-16: Distribution Release: Ojuba 3
• 2009-02-07: Distribution Release: Ojuba 2
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