The ROSA company gladly presents ROSA Desktop Fresh KDE R7 - a distribution from the ROSA Desktop Fresh family with KDE 4 desktop environment.

As always, the distro presents a vast collection of games and emulators and the Steam platform package along with standard suite of audio and video communications software including the newest version of Skype. All modern video formats are supported. The distribution includes the fresh LibreOffice version, the full TeX suite for true nerds as well, along with best Linux desktop publishing, text editing and polygraphy WYSISYG software. The LAMP/C++/… environment packages are waiting to be installed by true hackers.

The distribution is based on the rosa2014.1 platform which includes two years support (till the autumn of 2016).


or from Yandex-CDNа.


Technical part changes in comparison to the previous release (R6)

Adjustment of Default Applications and Settings

Updates of Major Components

Changes in DE and System Components

Minimal system requirements

Recommended RAM:

Though one can try our [Optimizing_Fresh_R7_for_machines_with_limited_hardware_resources optimization advises] to launch this editions on machines with 1Gb of RAM.

You will also need at least 10Gb of free space at your HDD.


Feel free to Download, try and test ROSA!

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The forum and group are monitored not only by community but also by ROSA developers and QA engineers and we try to proactively detect and fix the issues you find.

Experienced users are welcome in ROSA bugzilla