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LinuxPR: muLinux V7r6 - minimalistic single floppy Linux distribution

Dec 31, 1999, 03:37 (1 Talkback[s])


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

"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, rescue."

"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..."

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