List Archive: gentoo-embedded
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On Wed, 2009-03-25 at 14:24 -0400, wireless wrote:
> Does it make sense to try to put embedded gentoo on an old x86
> machine? (486 or 586)?
> If not what embedded nix distro would anyone recommend for these
> very old machines, keeping in mind that kids and teenagers will
> be playing with them for projects.......?
> any suggestions are welcome.
You might want to have a look at Alpine Linux
It used to be gentoo based but from 1.9.x it uses its own build system,
inspired of Arch linux and gentoo but with a lighter build environment.