linux in 6gb

From: Ben Franchuk <>
Date: Wed Apr 24 16:20:37 2002

Ethan Dicks wrote:

> It's all about what your target is. I certainly do not need everything
> that comes with RedHat and never install 100% of it, even when I have
> a multi-gig disk. OTOH, I've been installing UNIX since the days of
> 4.1BSD and Ultrix 1.1 on 120MB disks and smaller, so I'm accustomed to
> being selective and not taking the default install. Kids today don't
> bother. Disk is too cheap.
You can get some tiny linux's like 'loaf' linux on a floppy but they are
all lib #5 of gnu.
Ben Franchuk - Dawn * 12/24 bit cpu *
Received on Wed Apr 24 2002 - 16:20:37 BST

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