Minimum base and X footprint

peter lageotakes plageotakes at
Sun Jun 15 12:14:19 PDT 2003

I ran into this link a few days ago, its about
building a minBSD.  Its geared toward FreeBSD.  Hope
that helps.
FYI: I havent tried it.


--- iLLfated <l8tr3000 at> wrote:
> Lo all,
>   I recently obtained a 486/75 toshiba satellite
> laptop. It has a 300MB HD in it. I have debian
> installed on it currently with basic networking
> tools,
> nmap, netcat, dig, whois, traceroute, tcpdump,
> etc...
> I also have X, fluxbox Epic4, Links, ssh, vim and a
> few other progies. I was wondering what the minimum
> footprint I could get for a base, basic networking
> tools and X install. I'd rather run free on my lappy
> cause I'm sure it'll be much more responsive that
> way.
> How much can I shoehorn on a 300MB HD in FreeBSD and
> will my 28M memory give me any unexpected issues? 
>                 thanks
>                 l8tr2000 
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