Linux on a Floppy

This project shows how to squeeze Linux onto a single floppy for uses such as firewalling on really old PCs.


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Hardware

Hardware is minimal.

Software

This is really easy - download the following. I have a preference for Herbix because it helps you build your own special distribution:

Notes

Ideas

This is a great starting point for many projects. Herbix provides all the scripts to allow you to alter the distribution and create your own specialised version of Linux that runs from a floppy.

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