ok, so you've tested some distros, visited Debian, ArchBang, Fedora and so on and now, you want to build your own system. Archlinux or Debian netinst are too minimal for you ? you just need a little help to start ? livarp_cli is for you... ==== livarp_cli 0.4 -- as close as i can from Debian netinst ==== livarp_cli is a 100% free Debian Wheezy based distro. his main goal is to let you build your own system from a very minimal live/install distro. livarp_cli is build every month to provide updated iso image. http://arpinux.org/livarp/cli.html == some tools to help == - dvtm: tty tiling manager - shell: bash/zsh(default) - terminal: screen - edit: vim & nano - infos & monitoring: htop, ncdu, dfc - web browser: links2 - mail client: mutt - irc & tchat: weechat - torrent: rtorrent - graphics: fbi - tools: xfonts-terminus, ccze - misc: calcurse, most, curl, bc - multimedia: mocp, cli_radio, mplayer - archives: dtrx & extract bash-funtion - power: upower, acpi - filesystems: parted, dosfstools, ntfs-3g, mtools, ntfsprogs - admin: sudo, apt-show-versions, gdebi - firewall: iptables user script - network: wpasupplicant, wireless-tools - ssh server&client - basic firewall added handled by iptables script == installation == livarp_0.4_cli is available on iso-hybrid format. it can be used : - on cd: just burn it - on usbdisk with dd command: 'sudo dd if=livarp_0.4_cli.iso of=/dev/sdX bs=4M;sync'