Very mini linux [OT]

K. Mandla k.mandla at
Sat Mar 18 17:39:23 UTC 2006

The only thing that comes to mind is Coyote Linux, but I don't even know if
that's what you're looking for. I believe Coyote is set up to run as a
firewall of some sort. But you could find out more here. ...


On 3/16/06, Hodgins Family <ehodgins at> wrote:
> Good morning!
> > Sorry if this is too off topic for the ubuntu list.
> S'all right!
> > The problem is that the machine it is to run on is an old leco
> > chemistry automation machine. This machine is based on a 286 (i think)
> > and only has 3MB ram so HAL91 for example will not work as they
> > require at least 8mb for the ram drive.
> About the only Linux-type "thing" I can find that is supposed to work on
> an 80286 is at ELKS: and as you'll see from
> this web page there hasn't been much going on for a while.
> How about exploring FreeDOS instead. Here is link to some networking
> stuff for FreeDOS:
> Good luck,
> Rob
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