[HARDWARE] Just Courious......

Aaron Kramer aaron.kramer at ins.com
Tue Sep 21 16:42:46 EDT 1999


How about http://www.trinux.org ??

aaron_kramer at ins.com

> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-hardware at lists.distributed.net
> [mailto:owner-hardware at lists.distributed.net]On Behalf Of Jim C. Nasby
> Sent: Tuesday, September 21, 1999 3:23 PM
> To: hardware at lists.distributed.net
> Subject: Re: [HARDWARE] Just Courious......
>
>
> Well, the difference would be that there is no supported single
> floppy Linux
> distro that I know of. I've never played with it, but my
> impression is that
> PicoBSD will run on basically anything that FreeBSD will, and
> someone's already
> done much of the legwork in putting the distribution together.
>
> dB!
>
> On Tue, Sep 21, 1999 at 12:00:00AM +0200, Jesper Monsted wrote:
> > > You might want to look into PicoBSD... then entire OS fits on
> a floppy.
> > > Might even have room for a client. If you get something
> pieced together,
> > > *please* let us know; we'd love to be able to put a complete client
> > > setup on a single floppy!
> >
> > And how exactly is that different from what linux can do? :)
> >
> > I built custom bootdisks for strange purposes - it wouldn't be
> _too_ hard
> > to figure out some way to make a single-floppy client, as long
> as you know
> > what hardware to expect (especially the NICs). If the client
> won't fit on
> > the floppy, i'm sure a ftp- or http-file-grabber-thingie will...
> >
> >
> > /Jesper
> >
> > "Microsoft does have a Year 2000 problem. We're it"
> > (c) unknown       - Go Linux! http://www.linux.org/
> >
> >  Jesper Monsted - RIPE: JM42 - jesper at monsted.com
> >
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