[buug] Intriguing 1-floppy OS
ezekielk at iname.com
Wed Feb 16 19:13:03 PST 2000
Hi Rick Moen, you wrote on 2/16/2000 1:28:05 PM:
>Quoting ezekielk at iname.com (ezekielk at iname.com):
> Do you guys know about QNX,
>Yes, it's very good -- but proprietary.
It's a marvel, nonetheless.
>You can run a Linux-based Internet filtering gateway and NAT (Network
>Address Translation) box for all your other machines on a discarded
>386/486 with no hard drive, using the Linux setups from the Linux Router
Really? That's great.
>It's worth also knowing about Tom's Root-Boot, a one-floppy Linux
>distribution with an amazing amount of stuff crammed into it:
Very cool. "The most Linux on 1 floppy disk". I'm downloading it right now.
I can see why this teeny OS makes an excellent maintenance tool.
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