Creating a custom Linux install/distribution from my own packages
Posted 19 June 2009 - 01:52 PM
I realize that you can choose your packages at install-time with most distros, to some extent. I also realize that Gentoo is usually used for this end (which is why people tend to call it a "Ricer" Linux flavor).
Debian would be a primary start, for me, if I were to go by any single distro., but if you can supply better information more generically, I'm still all ears.
Posted 19 June 2009 - 04:02 PM
I've remastered Ubuntu before using these instructions:
You can start from a minimal CD too which helps keep the size down:
Posted 19 June 2009 - 08:50 PM
Linux From Scratch (LFS) is a project that provides you with step-by-step instructions for building your own custom Linux system, entirely from source code.
I've always wanted to set one up, but never quite have the time to dig into it.
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