Paring down a FreeBSD system for flash drive use ?

Bruce R. Montague brucem at
Tue Jun 15 04:48:10 GMT 2004

Hi, re:

 > I would like to fit a FreeBSD 4.10 system (not pico or
 > anything like that) onto a 16 megabyte IDE flash drive.


 > I thought there was some kind of elegant mechanism
 > where you could edit make.conf or something, ...

You may be thinking of nanobsd in the -CURRENT tools:  


(no doc but the source (makefile really) is pretty simple.)

 See also:

 And perhaps also the discussion on:

   - bruce

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