Finnix is the original utility live Linux distribution. Write it to a USB flash drive or burn it to a CD, boot it, and you're seconds from a root prompt with hundreds of utilities available for recovery, maintenance, testing and more.

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499 MiB AMD64 ISO image, released 2024-07-04
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Thank you to our major sponsor Linode, our download mirror sponsors, our users and everyone who helps support Finnix!

If you would like to financially support Finnix, a donation of any amount is appreciated! People who donate $20 USD or more will receive a set of Finnix stickers, if you choose to share your mailing address.

If you would like to receive some free stickers, simply send a Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope to:

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(Please note that Finnix is a part of Velociraptor Aerospace Dynamics LLC, a Nevada limited liability company owned by Ryan Finnie, and is not a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.)