FreeBSD-like linux distro?

Wojciech Puchar wojtek at
Wed Jun 11 12:08:48 UTC 2008

> I need to get something to run on x86 computers which do not contain math in 
> hardware, and FreeBSD dropped non-math cpus long time ago. NetBSD did the 
> same, so Linux seems to be the only possibility.>
> So, the question:
> What is the linux distro which is closest to FreeBSD in terms of installation 
> and use.  A linux with basic userland and ports(-like) system, and quick and 
> easy install like FreeBSD ?

run FreeBSD 4.*

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