Le 01/12/2010 14:03, mammar a écrit :
I have been working on a customized fedora live image which contains hard disk
tools(gparted etc) and mandatory linux packages. The current customized ISO size is 320MB.
Currently ISO contains 626 packages. I tried different options (like --nobase) in
kickstart file but no effect.
Currently ISO contain minimal gnome desktop but i am thinking to replace it with xfce. Am
I got the image down to 230M by switching to TWM as a window manager. TWM
sucks but I do not really need any window manager, TWM+startx just get
me Xorg up and running with practically no configuration nor hacking.
I am not sure you can as low with XFCE (if yes please report your success here).
You will find this blog very relevant:
In the archive of this list you will also find a very small patch I wrote
that increases the log level of yum. This is very useful to understand
why package X or Y is pulled as a dependency.