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Old 10-08-2002, 12:59 AM
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Default small size os

i need a small operating system that i could put on an old tandy comp. im goin to format it than out sumthin else on it. smaller than 600k if possible.
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Old 10-08-2002, 01:03 AM
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FreeBSD?
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Old 10-08-2002, 01:18 AM
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PicoBSD biaaatch

http://people.freebsd.org/~picobsd/picobsd.html
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Old 10-08-2002, 03:01 AM
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same shiat, different pile


thats nice

i need to learn more FreeBSD commands so i can use my old comp as a firewall
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Old 10-08-2002, 10:16 AM
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www.freebsd.org/handbook/

RTFM

hehe
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Old 10-08-2002, 02:02 PM
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what does RTFM mean??

THANK YOU SO MUCH!
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Old 10-08-2002, 02:13 PM
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Read the *Freaking Manual

*usually replaced a worse word, beginning with F
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Old 10-08-2002, 02:38 PM
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bleh

so much to read

so time consuming

Quote:
To display the configuration for the network interfaces on your system, enter the folowing command:

% ifconfig
dc0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
inet 192.168.1.3 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 192.168.1.255
ether 00:a0:cc:da:da:da
media: Ethernet autoselect (100baseTX <full-duplex>)
status: active
dc1: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
inet 10.0.0.1 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 10.0.0.255
ether 00:a0:cc:da:da:db
media: Ethernet 10baseT/UTP
status: no carrier
lp0: flags=8810<POINTOPOINT,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
lo0: flags=8049<UP,LOOPBACK,RUNNING,MULTICAST> mtu 16384
inet 127.0.0.1 netmask 0xff000000
tun0: flags=8010<POINTOPOINT,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
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Old 10-08-2002, 02:39 PM
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Uh, good luck with FreeBSD:
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Posted on the FreeBSD manual
A minimal installation of FreeBSD takes as little as 100 MB of disk space.
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Old 10-08-2002, 02:40 PM
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Eviltechie: Ewww, is that like, the process necessary for Ethernet configuration? It seems like it'd take like, two days, just to get the OS running at a minimal capacity, if it keeps going at that pace.
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