I did actually download this but haven't gotten around to trying it
yet. I'm not sure what niche this is trying to fill, but I certainly
encourage all distro makers. There's just so much stuff out there,
it's impossible to target and support it all in a single .iso file.
And yes, your .iso is extremely small, so I have no idea how much is
in there. Nothing wrong with minimal, but minimal ain't popular! ;-)
BTW, I sympathize with trying to grab sources. Stating the obvious,
it's more helpful to have them, of course, but collecting and
verifying it all is very very tedious. If I can be of any help finding
the sources to specific pieces, please email me. I've done some of
this myself over the years, so I know how confusing it can be to those
who haven't dug through the dark corners of the InnerTubez.
On Wed, Sep 3, 2014 at 2:24 PM, Corbin Davenport
> Thanks for the mention! I'm releasing a new minor release soon (to prepare
> for adding a desktop UI), and I'll be sure to include the source code for
> any FreeDOS parts.
> On Wed, Sep 03, 2014 at 3:20 PM, Jim Hall <jh...@freedos.org> wrote:
> I thought I'd raise awareness, so I just posted a note on the FreeDOS
> website on the FreeDOS twitter.
> However, I noticed that the CarbonOS ISO doesn't contain any source code,
> and I didn't see a link on your download page that offered the source code.
> Note that under the GNU General Public License (GPL), under which the
> FreeDOS kernel and most FreeDOS utilities are provided, you must provide
> source code, or offer to provide the source code. The best way to do this is
> to include the source code on the installation CD itself. You certainly have
> plenty of room to do so (the ISO is only 2.4MB). Please include source code
> in your next Alpha release. It would be best to remove the ISOs that do not
> contain source code https://sourceforge.net/projects/carbon-os/files/ until
> you can include the source code as required under the GNU GPL.
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