Total disk usage for a full Xorg Install?

Dan Winkler cryptoniks at
Fri Mar 31 18:22:35 PST 2006

Thanx That gives me a general guideline.

Im still deciding if ill use KDE or fluxbox but thats a whole issues in and 
of it's self

I cant help you with the full backup via DVD probably be best to send that 
in a seprate support mail

>From: "Leonardo Lazzaro" <lazzaroleonardo at>
>if i am not wrong mi whole LFS "setup" including some BLFS packages "cost"
>me around 3.2gb. Including Xorg 6.8 , KDE 3.4(kde with allmost packages) 
>some other things i use.
>Not sure but its ok 3.2gig?
>cause i want to do backup a in a DVD-rw...not sure how to do it.
>Could someone help me with the backup?
>AHh! the 3.2gig do not include things like doom3,quake4 and OpenTTD :P

>On 3/31/06, Dan Winkler <cryptoniks at> wrote:
> >
> > Im not sure as to which packages ill need so i am curious as to what the
> > total disk usage for a full Xorg Install will be
> >
> > my system is a multi partition setup:
> >
> > / 6gb
> > /usr 6g
> > /usr/src 6gb
> > /usr/local/ 6gb
> > /usr/local/games 10gb
> > /home 6gb
> > /home/$user/media 18gb
> > /var 500mb
> > /tmp 500mb
> >
> > the reason I ask is  because I want to make sure there will be enough
> > space
> >
> > also how is the required space spread accross such a setup
> >
> >
> > Im sure there is more documentation that would allow me to determine 
> > packages I would need for my setup
> >
> > (gateway PR675 notebook pent4 radeon mobility 9700)
> >
> > but I seem to be missing it im sure

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