"CRUX is a lightweight, i686-optimized Linux distribution
targeted at experienced Linux users. The primary focus of this
distribution is keep it simple, which is reflected in a
straightforward tar.gz-based package system, BSD-style initscripts,
and a relatively small collection of trimmed packages. The
secondary focus is utilization of new Linux features and recent
tools and libraries. CRUX also has a ports system which makes it
easy to install and upgrade applications...
"Based upon this description we can safely assume this
distribution, while meant to be simple, is going to be lacking a
lot of the niceties of more full featured distributions..."