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The "command text interface" (typically bash) is separate from the kernel...you probably won't get much use out of just the raw kernel, as you won't be able to tell it to do anything without a CLI.
If you're looking for a minimal Linux distribution, then check out things like Slackware (allows you to choose exactly what software packages are installed/not installed) or LFS as mentioned above (build/configure everything yourself, including the kernel). What exactly do you need this minimal system for?
heres an idea what if i can download Unix then install it to my psp (don't know how but i'm sure the guys at pspmod.com can explain) then download the Linux kernel and install it to the Unix os i have install
would you recommend freeBSD Unix or just plain Unix (i would like just plain Unix but is FreeBSD Unix the same)