a lot of distros like that don't have RPMs available for extra software
Is that so?
I meant rpm based distros have plenty of packages available via mirrors, do they not?
So they can be taylored by removing whatever, and adding the little missing
Anyway just posting that other distro name
which I could not remember the name of
Agreed specialised firewall-like distros are not rpm based,
and yes there is no reason to add to them if they are meant for bastion hosts