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From: 320095285153-0001@... (Achim Gottinger)
Subject: Re: odds and ends
Date: Thu Jan 25 06:04:02 2001
Robert Schrem wrote:

> > Currently about 200MB with lots of package-docs, and the
> > development tools, but if you unmerge
> > all sys-devel packages beside the c++-libs and spython remove
> > /usr/doc and /usr/src and all the static libs in /lib and /usr/lib
> > you only need about 130MB and still have
> > a runable system.
> Hmmm, wouldn't it be nice to have a gentoo system that can
> boot from an 128 MB FlashDisk? There are som with PCMCIA
> interface... No more noisy hard disk technologiy from the
> last century ... :)  Porbably a nice gift for my mom next christmas
> for surfing on the internet with seat belts on... :)

Hmm, you mean a system with X/netscape or qt-embeded/kconqueror that can
only be used
to connect to the internet and surf?
So you whould only need a FlashDisk and a PCMCIA modem or isdn adapter
and are able to use every  with
an PCMCIA adapter to connect to the internet.
Sounds interesting.
Maybe adding a jre would be nice too


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