[News] New GNU/Linux Release: Tiny Core Linux 2.6

[News] New GNU/Linux Release: Tiny Core Linux 2.6

Post by Roy Schest » Mon, 30 Nov 2009 18:21:33


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Tiny Core Linux 2.6 arrives

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| Tiny Core lead developer Robert Shingledecker
| has announced the availability of version 2.6
| of Tiny Core Linux. Tiny Core is a minimal
| Linux distribution that's only about 10 MB in
| size and is based on the 2.6 Linux kernel. The
| latest release includes several bug fixes,
| changes and updates.
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http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/Tiny-Core-Linux-2-6-arrives-870909.html


Recent:

Tiny Core Linux 2.4 released

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| Tiny Core lead developer Robert
| Shingledecker has announced the
| availability of version 2.4 of Tiny Core
| Linux. Tiny Core is a minimal Linux
| distribution that's only about 10 MB in
| size and is based on the 2.6 Linux kernel.
| The maintenance release includes several
| changes, updates and bug fixes.
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http://www.h-online.com/open/Tiny-Core-Linux-2-4-released--/news/114439


Tiny Core Linux 2.3 : Linux 2u

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| Tiny Core Linux is a very small (10 MB) minimal Linux
| GUI Desktop. It is based on Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox,
| Tiny X, and Fltk. The core runs entirely in ram and
| boots very quickly. Also offered is Micro Core a 6 MB
| image that is the console based engine of Tiny Core. CLI
| versions of Tiny Core's program allows the same
| functionality of Tiny Core's extensions only starting
| with a console based system.
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http://distrolove.blogspot.com/2009/10/tiny-core-linux-23-linux-2u.html


Tiny Core: The Little Distro That Could

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| The way we use computers is changing, but Linux isn standing still. Tiny
| Core is a minimal Linux distribution that boots a complete live system for
| every day use. Its foundation and unique approach to the desktop helps it
| achieve certain goals like preventing system rot and ensuring your system is
| fresh every time it boots.
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| [...]
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| Although Tiny Core is a relatively new distro, it has a great deal of history
| behind it already. It is developing at a rapid pace and implementing new
| features along the way. It really can change the way you think about running
| Linux over a more traditional method. It an exciting project and really
| worth playing with. It lots of fun and it does deliver on its promises. Try
| it out and see how fast, stable, clean and fun a Linux system can be!
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http://www.linux-mag.com/cache/7457/1.html


Tiny Core Linux v2.2

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| Tiny Core Linux v2.2 is released. Tiny Core Linux is a very small (10 MB)
| minimal Linux Desktop, which runs very well on a Netbook. It is based on
| Linux 2.6 kernel, Busybox, Tiny X, Fltk & Jwm. The core runs entirely in ram
| & boots very quickly.
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http://eeepc.itrunsonlinux.com/the-news/315-tiny-core-linux-v22


Mini-Distro-Review: Tiny Core Linux

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| In conclusion, the concept of Tiny Core Linux is an excellent one, and given
| it is a new distribution on the block I hope to see further development and
| expansion upon this concept.
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http://fishbowl42.com/blog/2009/07/26/mini-distro-review-tiny-core-linux/


Tiny Core Linux 2.1

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| They say that good things come in small packages and so it is with Tiny Core
| Linux, a diminutive but powerful distribution. TCL weighs in at an incredibly
| petite 11MB when you download it. Yes, it really is that tiny. Tiny Core
| Linux is based on Busybox, the Linux 2.