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Old 29th July 2011, 14:33
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Just out of interest who here has made their own Linux distro from scratch by compiling all the packages?
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Old 3rd August 2011, 15:05
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why would anyone do that?

or do you mean: Do a minimal installation of some distro and start compiling tarbals?
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Old 22nd September 2011, 16:00
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You only do stuff like this for schooling/teaching reasons and some probably did it. ( I used the lfs documentation in the past, but never finished my own system. )

There are projects like
http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/

or the manual Installation of gentoo:
http://www.gentoo.org/doc/en/handboo...x86.xml?part=1

which aim directly into these directions. Using it in production is a total different story.
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