Re: micro debian
> On 10/26/06, Bruno Buys <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Douglas Tutty wrote:
> > >Does anyone know of a project to make a micro-distribution of
> > >use on older hardware?
> Look at grml . It is apparently more "pure Debian" than other
> cds (there's been some talk about it on this list recently). See,
> example, the "Install (plain) Debian via grml" section on the grml
> "Tips and Tricks" page .
>  http://grml.org/
GRML is great, but the point is that the link you provide is a plain
sarge debootstrap install, which is not what Douglas is looking for
1) A debootstrap installation is meant to be on a single partition;
2) It would take about 110 MB (tested!).
Unfortunately, with Sarge, the Debian developers have agreed on a
(why is sarge "minimal" intall so huge compared to woody?)
I am working on a minimal chroot install, I 'll let you know if I
have achieved anything.
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