Knoppix is a LiveCD that allows us to use other operating systems without losing the configuration of your computer. In this case, Knoppix we can use all the tools available in this GNU / Linux distribution regardless of the operating system you have.
Knoppix we can be very useful in several respects. In addition to use as a Linux distribution, you may have other functions, such as educational CD, rescue and CD to recover your files when Windows will not boot, or as a platform for product demonstrations of commercial software.
Knoppix is based on Debian (wheezy) and uses the 3.9.6 kernel. Among the applications that come standard include: