LinuxPR: muLinux V7r6 - minimalistic single floppy Linux distribution
Dec 31, 1999, 03:37 (1 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"muLinux is a full-configured, minimalistic but mostly
complete, application-centric Linux distribution, fitted on a
single 1722K floppy, with add-ons. Main goals: proselitism,
"In the base floppy you have:"
- "Internet connection (via PPP) or LAN (via Ethernet);"
- "e-mail processing (fetch, read and send mail), NFS, Samba/SMB
share mounting, ftp, IRC, finger, telnet, rlogin, trafshow, news
(read & post) and web browsing (with lynx 2.6);"
- "PC-PC link via pppd;"
- "IP firewall & IP masqueranding;"
- "remote access via modem line (miterm);"
- "two text-editor: elvis,ae;"
- "fdisk,e2fsck, fdformat; job scheduler (atd), crond, ringd
daemon, WWW server, dialin server, serial server, fax server;"
- "play & record WAV, CD listening (playcd), say synthetizer,
mp3, local and remote UNIX printers, etc..."