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Date:      Wed, 31 Dec 2003 15:22:57 -0800
From:      Sean Hafeez <sahafeez@edgefocus.com>
To:        Philip Hallstrom <philip@eilio.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: List of absolutely required files for FreeBSD?
Message-ID:  <3FF35A51.60605@edgefocus.com>
In-Reply-To: <20031231151610.E79901@gandalf.eilio.com>
References:  <20031231132734.S69497@gandalf.eilio.com> <3FF343B5.4030708@edgefocus.com> <20031231151610.E79901@gandalf.eilio.com>

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well i have been installing the normal + kernel dev package/src because 
i need to recompile the kernel. then remove the /usr/src and /usr/ports 
then go thru and trim the *share *docs *examples and end up with a 220mb 
system. i am quite sure that you can remove more.


Philip Hallstrom wrote:

> 256mb, but I'd like some extra room for some data files.
> 
> If I could get it down to say 80mb then I could use a 128mb card...
> 
> On Wed, 31 Dec 2003, Sean Hafeez wrote:
> 
> 
>>what size flash?
>>
>>i have 4.9 down to 220mb for a 256mb flash.
>>
>>
>>
>>Philip Hallstrom wrote:
>>
>>
>>>Hi -
>>>	I was wondering if there is a list of absolutely required files
>>>for FreeBSD?  I'm trying to trim an installation down as small as possible
>>>(to put on Compact Flash).
>>>
>>>If I start out with just the 'bin' directory for the release there's
>>>around 100megs of files.  Obviously a lot of them like ipfw I don't need.
>>>
>>>However, what about things like awk? I won't use it, but are there other
>>>parts of FreeBSD (ie /etc/rc.* files)?
>>>
>>>Is there a list somewhere that would help determine what files are used by
>>>FreeBSD for normal operation?
>>>
>>>Thanks!
>>>
>>>-philip
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>>
> 
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