Artix Linux is a rolling-release distribution, based on Arch Linux.

It uses OpenRC or runit as init because PID1 must be simple, secure and stable.

Recent news




The good, old logo from 2017 is a part of history. Our new logo is now official.


Maintenance is over.



Artix is resuming normal workflow.


Artix repositories are under maintenance.



We advise users to temporarily disable Arch and other repositories to prevent errors.


ISO images are now marked as stable



After extensive testing, we've moved from gremlins to release ISOs. You can get both OpenRC and runit flavours from Sourceforge.


New ISO images



2 new LXQt ISOs (OpenRC and runit) are available at Sourceforge.