[Clug-work] Booting Linux in 4.5 Seconds

Brent Clark brentgclarklist at gmail.com
Tue Jul 14 12:15:58 SAST 2009

Hendrik Visage wrote:
> When you cut down the kernel etc. and run something like Gentoo with
> the absolute minimum installed, you might achieve that, but I found
> lately that the BIOS is what is taking time to boot.


I have to agree with Hendrick about the the bios been slow to boot 
(maybe that may count in your favour too you and / or client, in buying 
time of justyfing the boot time).

Dont get me wrong gentoo's great and will work (as im sure others will 
too), but look at damnsmalllinux.


Brent Clark

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