[distcc] Announcing distccKNOPPIX

Martin Pool mbp at samba.org
Mon Jul 7 23:57:43 GMT 2003

On  7 Jul 2003, James Michael Greenhalgh <jgreenhalgh at opendoorsoftware.com> wrote:
> Hi list,
> I wanted to drop the word that with the help of Frerich Raabe, and using Damn 
> Small Linux as a base, I have created a Knoppix live cd that runs the distccd 
> daemon.  The size of the iso right now is about 40MB, but I am looking to 
> trim it down as the releases get updated.  Essentially, it's very simple how 
> it works, pop the CD into an unused machine, reboot and then discover the new 
> ip somehow (use ifconfig on the new machine, or ettercap on another) and add 
> it to your DISTCC_HOSTS.

Could you put a dhcp client on there?

> P.S. M. Pool, I noticed there was a link now at
> http://distcc.samba.org/links.html, however this project really has nothing
> to do with Gentoo (where it's categorized), Knoppix is based off of
> Debian.

Oops, fixed.


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