LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 09-13-2004, 03:25 AM   #1
rayesteq
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 15

Rep: Reputation: 0
Knoppix Hdd installation -I want to reduce the size on Disk!!


Hi everybody;
I installed a knoppix on my HDD.It is aprx. 2 GB but i want to reduce this size as small as I can.I just want to use Mozilla for web browser and a just a plug-in for mozilla thats all.Do have any idea whisch programs that I can remove?
And moreover how much space does the Knoppix Kernel takes on Hdd.

Thanks for your Consideration

Eray BALAT
 
Old 09-13-2004, 04:54 AM   #2
heema
Senior Member
 
Registered: Sep 2003
Location: Egypt
Distribution: Arch
Posts: 1,528

Rep: Reputation: 46
if u want to reduce the size drastically u could use damn small linux which is just 50 mb (based on debian) then type apt-get install mozilla to install mozilla

http://www.damnsmalllinux.org/
 
Old 09-13-2004, 05:02 AM   #3
rayesteq
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 15

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
Hi heema;

I should try that version but I am using a CV860A mother board and this motherboard includes everything excapt HDD Some Linux distro had some problems on this machine but at last Knoppix 3.6 seemed to be stable .Now i am afraid of installaing a new linux)....But what if I removed KDE do I use mozilla too or not?One more: what does kernel-images for?What if i removed them too?Will be a problem for me?

Thanks
Eray BALAT
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
No sound, Kanotix or Knoppix HDD installation rblanken Linux - General 15 10-25-2005 05:44 PM
Is it possible to install KNOPPIX 4.0 live DVD onto HDD instead of booting from disk? Andrewt84 Linux - Newbie 2 10-11-2005 06:03 AM
How to reduce the size of root / alexf Suse/Novell 5 10-10-2005 04:53 PM
help me reduce my OS size =/ xushi Slackware 29 12-01-2004 11:45 AM
How to reduce the size of bzImage hemk76 Linux - Networking 2 10-05-2004 06:32 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:06 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration