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Virtual-Linux

Last Update: 2017-08-26 01:22 UTC


Why was Virtual-Linux created? Well, I was pretty tired with the silly bootdisks you can download, plus I wanted to learn more about the Linux core. I then decided to build a ramdisk based system of my own, and after a while I ended up with a cdbased rescue system with a builtin firewall. Then, after having tested a few of the existing big cdbootable systems that were very slow and had very poor performance, a new project started to take shape in my mind. After some late nights investigating some existing soloutions, my own concept was born: 1. Use a commercial distribution as base (Mandrake Linux). 2. Implement as much as possible of the original functions without many hardware/memory requirements. 3. Put as much software as possible on one cd. 4. Make it easy to configure / Autodetect as much as possible. 5. Implement live filesystem compression. 6. Ramdisk Compression.

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Distribution Virtual-Linux
Home Page http://www.virtual-linux.org
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Feature 1.1 1.0
Release Date 2002-05-02 2001-08-08
End Of Life    
Price (US$) Free Free
Image Size (MB) 0-0  
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Package Management RPM RPM
Release Model Fixed Fixed
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Processor Architecture i386 i386
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