Tools to build your own Ubuntu distro

Posted on Sunday March 03, 2013 / by Eric Potvin

If you want to customize your Ubuntu or create your own version of Ubuntu, here's a list of tools you might need:

Ubuntu Customization Kit

URL: sourceforge.net/projects/uck/

Ubuntu Customization Kit is a GUI tool that helps you customizing official Ubuntu Live CDs (including Kubuntu/Xubuntu and Edubuntu) to your needs. You can add any package to the live system, for example language packs, or applications.

RemasterSys

URL: www.remastersys.com/

Remastersys is a tool that can be used to do 2 things with an existing Debian, Ubuntu or derivative installation.

Reconstructor (engine)

URL: www.reconstructor.org/

The power behind Reconstructor is the engine. Our open source engine provides the utility behind customizing and building a custom distribution. The engine (which is and always will be open source) is available on Github.

Live Magic

URL: https://chris-lamb.co.uk/projects/live-magic/

Live Magic is tool for end-users to quickly and easily generate their own Debian live systems.