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Tiny Core: startup script and persistence

I need a very lightweight, and I found Tiny Core Linux, which I installed following this guide, but I have several problems, related to adding SysVinit (in which is based) startup scripts: Anything I ...
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Why can't dd write to /dev/ram0 on Core Linux?

I created an ext2 file-system on /dev/ram0 ramdisk, and mounted it at /mnt/ram. mkdir /mnt/ram mkext2fs /dev/ram0 sudo mount /dev/ram0 /mnt/ram -o rw Reading from ramdisk with dd works. dd if=/dev/...
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Monitor Busy Box NTPD in Tiny Core Linux

I use Busy Box with Tiny Core Linux in a virtual appliance. I can run NTP Daemon using /usr/sbin/ntpd -p pool.ntp.org The problem is it doesn't output any logs to /var/log/ntp.log. Am I looking at ...
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How to test host-based firewall using TCP Wrapper if none of the binary compiled with it?

I've been reading about TCP Wrapper here and wondering how to test it if none of the executable daemon compiled/supported by TCP Wrapper. https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/tcp-wrappers-hosts-allow-deny-...
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TCL: TCP Wrapper (tcp_wrappers.tcz) installed but /usr/local/bin/tcpd file is not there

I'm learning host based firewall by installing tcp_wrappers.tcz on Tiny Core Linux (TCL). Initially, the following files were not there which was expected. /etc/hosts.allow /etc/hosts.deny BEFORE ...
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apt-get 'deb' is not known in /etc/apt/sources.list

I get following error trying to excute apt-get update 'deb' is not known in /etc/apt/sources.list My sources.list deb http://deb.debian.org/debian/ stable main contrib deb-src http://deb.debian....
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Resizing a partition in TinyCore without losing data

I have the following doubt about TinyCore: how to can I resize the boot partition (the only partition available) without losing data? I believe I have to: boot to command prompt using some live ...
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“Real install” of core-linux (TinyCore)

I want to setup the core (just CLI) version of the tinycorelinux-Project on a hard disk with a real root file system, not the emulated variant with the need of manually saving the progress. Has ...
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Comparison between Arch Linux and Tiny Core [closed]

What is the difference between Arch Linux distro and Tiny Core distro? I have yet to find a website which compares them.
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Tiny Core Linux persistent home directory

I have a command line frugal install of Tiny Core and I want to have a persistent home directory, because the programs I run save results there. I read the persistent option details and followed ...
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chroot and hyperos on ArchLinux?

hyperos is a fork of tinycorelinux Can I run hyperos in a chroot? How can I create an ISO image from files on repo? Is this possible? Which steps should I follow?
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XGrabpointer + autohotkeyX_master combo for gaming in Linux

I have an old desktop P4 with Hyper Threading Technology, 1Gig RAM, 256 Nvidia 5500FX AGP and I am new to Linux OS, Tiny Core Linux 4.0 is the flavor I use. I was curious about possibility of playing ...
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mounting a davfs share always asks for credentials

I installed davfs2 on my rPi running piCore-6.1. I added a line with the desired mountpoint to /etc/fstab: https://url.../ /path.../ davfs _netdev,rw,user,uid=1000,gid=1000 0 0 I also created a /...
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Install app on tiny core

How do you install mysql on tiny core? Also how do you install clamav? Can you install apt-get or yum on tiny core? All should be done in command line / terminal
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Chromium webrowser can't be installed in tinycore 5.3.19

I'm working with tinycore-5.3.19 in an x86 architecture. I've tried to install a browser using the Apps. Browser. I've selected as remote extension chromium-browser.tcz. "OnBoot": Details: Title: ...
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I want to run Linux ISO from windows

I'm looking to run a linux ISO from within windows 7, say Tiny Core Linux. I have tried StartLinux, and extracted its contents in a folder with the ISO file. It started fine but, after a while, I ...
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Install Openbox on Tiny Core Linux (core ISO)

How do I install Openbox on Tiny Core Linux (core ISO)? I tried: tce-load -wi openbox Installation finished without errors. Then I did: tce-run openbox But then I got this error: Openbox-Message:...
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Can I use APT on TinyCore?

Will tinyCore let me use APT? I am looking forward to use a very light version of Linux on a netbook or something. For the last few years I been using Linux Mint and I like it, but I am getting tired ...