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do you know of any floppy linux distros that can install to the hard drive and can compile programs and install stuff.ive been looking around but they are all specialized ...
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- 10-21-2007 #1
cant find a good one
- 10-22-2007 #2
- 10-22-2007 #3
ive been to distrowatch i wanted to know wich you think is best for messin with though
- 10-22-2007 #4
Follow the link, there are a bunch of floppy based distros listed.
Only you can decide which is best.
- 10-22-2007 #5
thx ive got one now
- 10-29-2007 #6
Floppy-based distro search
i know you guys frown upon and lock "wich distro" threads but read first.
ok ive seen all the distro for old hardware lists but i want to know witch one can boot in floppies and download the rest of the stuff from a server.plus run in 24mb of ram with a window manager.
please dont lock this plz help
- 10-29-2007 #7
Well distrowatch myfriend
But also I think you should checkout Debian net install. (or the even smaller one)
I dont think it fits on a Floppy but still.
As WindowsManager (if you really need one)
id go for Open/Fluxbox or xfce(witch it still big)
- 10-29-2007 #8
- 10-29-2007 #9
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- arch linux
Here's an additional small listing of floppy-based Linux distros:
Small and Floppy-based Linux distributions - alphabeticallyoz
- 10-29-2007 #10
thanks for the help guys