I want to create LiveCD/liveUSB iso with basic linux cli tools. No X-server at all. With both i686 and x86_64 architecture (to boot on older and newer computers). And to be as less as possible size. After spending too much days in exploring that subject, i still do not understand, nor have a feeling what are the main parts inside iso.
Can someone explain what are the main parts inside linux liveCD functional installation and approximate sizes of main parts.
Why archiso livecd creator, clonezilla, gparted-live cd, puppy-linux all of them have more than 220mb result iso (double this size when creating multi-architecture iso).
Why tiny-core-linux have only 10mb???? what is kernel-size, what is main libraries size, what do you really have to put inside to just make multi-arch 'dd, nc, fdisk, ip, vi - functional" and let's say no wifi at all. Can tiny-core-linux be "doubled" fot both arch with one boot-loader, and to make ~30mb iso that conforms this needs? ... I have no time to test all of that one by one.