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Old 01-31-2002, 01:58 PM   #1
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Question Best way to perform a minimal clean install


I've installed RH7 a few times now with different configurations, partion settings etc and now wish to perform an installation that is both secure and reliable.

I need the following services:

Telnet
FTP
http
samba

I simply don't wish to have anything installed or running that is not required.

All help is apreciated!

Harry
 
Old 01-31-2002, 03:02 PM   #2
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you may want to look into LFS then.. www.linuxfromscratch.com , to build your own custom distro that is, with the things you want.
 
Old 01-31-2002, 05:07 PM   #3
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Or you can try Slackware 8.0. You can pretty much select only those packages and exclude everything else.
 
  


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