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I have developed my own tiny linux file system using buildroot and busybox. I used linux-2.6.38.8 kernel configured and cross-compiled for target system(X86) according to needs.Now the filesystem is built but it has only busybox shell and it doesn't support GUI.It does not have any package-manager too.Now I want to enable GUI on it. I checked /etc but there was not any x11 directory or x11.conf file.It does not support startx too.

How can I install x11(XFree86 or Xorg) on my system Explicitly.

I also want to install a package-manager for my system.

How can this be achieved?

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Maybe, you'll have to do it from the sources. –  mdpc Apr 2 '13 at 20:02
    
You'll have to build X on your own. –  Renan Apr 2 '13 at 20:04
    
You can suggest any links? –  Arrunesh Singh Apr 2 '13 at 20:06
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You'll need a lot of time on your hands for this.... x.org/wiki –  Stephan Apr 2 '13 at 20:28
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Can be very very involved but here's XF86: xfree86.org –  Dave C Apr 2 '13 at 20:52

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You will have to build X on your own. Begin by reading this X.Org wiki entry.

This guide is for developers who wish to build the X Window System from source. If your area of interest is limited to a single package, like a driver or an application, check with your O/S first for development facilities.

As for a package manager, you will need to choose one, satisfy all needed dependencies and then package stuff for it (just because you chose dpkg/rpm/whatever, does not mean that deb/RPM/... packages will magically work with your distro). Pacman, from Arch Linux, looks easy enough to build.

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