Just Allowing Firefox

Jonathan Steel icemage64 at hotmail.com
Tue Feb 27 14:39:38 PST 2007


Thanks for the advice Colin. Im actually strating to get a little hooked on 
Linux and BSD. I never thought Id see the day.

Jonathan Steel


>From: Colin Kemp <colin at greenballenterprises.net>
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>Subject: Re: Just Allowing Firefox
>Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2007 20:21:13 -0500
>
>
>On Feb 26, 2007, at 7:56 PM, Jonathan Steel wrote:
>
> > Hi
> >
> > Im new to Linux From Scratch and I wondering if its possible to
> > what Im
> > looking for. I want a really stripped down version of Linux so that
> > it only
> > runs Firefox. Thats it! I dont want a desktop or anything. Just
> > firefox.
> >
> > Is that even possible with Linux From Scratch or do I just need to
> > strip
> > down a distro and modify the code by hand?
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Jonathan Steel
> >
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>First off it would seem that even with a system with just firefox,
>you would need the X window system. There's not really much stripping
>you could do with LFS, and it makes a pretty small system. You could
>possibly follow the dependencies of X and strip what you don't need,
>but following the LFS book would be easier and still would leave you
>a small system.
>
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