Minimal (or no-X/sources, at least) CD

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Tue Jul 17 18:45:35 PDT 2007


Jeremy Huntwork wrote:
> Hey All,
> 
> Just wanted to announce the first of a new type of LiveCD. It's called
> 'minimal' but it still has quite a few BLFS-type packages. Mostly it's
> just the removal of X and any programs that depend on X and the source
> packages. The size is about 210MB. Should be useful for a usb thumb
> drive or for those who hate long download times.

Note that the documentation on this CD should be ignored - it still mentions 
X window system and doesn't document the new boot options (e.g., "toram").

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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