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Puppy 6 'Saluki' forum thread

Project leader Jemimah
Developers Ttuuxxx, Joe (BigBass), Technosaurus
Testers Stripe, Lobster

'The kernel makes the OS, the packages make the distro
creative people make it happen in real time'
Joe

'Saluki' potential bases:
Dpup, Pup'nGo, TXZ-pup, Wary

Step 1
Iso and devx to remaster from

Goals
'Puppy from Scratch'
Smaller iso
Back to basics
Recompiled packages
Better Package Management

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Puppy Goals:
* Load and run totally in RAM
* Easily install to USB, Zip or hard drive media.
* Run from CD or DVD
* Booting from CD or DVD, save everything back to the CD
* Booting from USB Flash drive, minimise writes to extend life indefinitely
* Extremely friendly for Linux newbies
* Boot up and run extraordinarily fast
* Have all the applications needed for daily use
* Will just work, no hassles
* Will breathe new life into old PCs

Potential Features:
Puppy Base Layout
Every Puplet and wooflet uses slightly different layout of menus
for consistency we will try to establish a 'standard'
Community contributions
Control center
There are several control centers - in dpup, Dude etc
Quickpet
Browser choice, window manager choice
Xcowsay messaging
for dialog and other messaging - Puppy Fun

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Puppy from Scratch
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