BackTrackにはDeveloper EditionとUser Editionの2つのEditionがあり、それぞれの特徴は以下のようになってます。*1

Developer Edition

  • Built from the individual modules which create BackTrack.
  • Boot time is slow, due to large number of modules.
  • Modulatiry is high, so user customisation is easier.

User Edition

  • Individual modules consolidated.
  • Boot time is faster, due to few modules.
  • Modulatiry is low, so user customisation is harder.

*1:現在User Editionだけが公開されています