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Have a recommendation for a Linux OS that usually takes less then 200 MB of RAM when active with plugin-free Firefox?

I need one as a VNC in my Ubuntu server.

It doesn't matter for me from what branch it is: Debian/Fedora/BSD; I don't need almost anything besides surfing so it can be something dedicated for that, that comes secured from start because of its vast minimalism.

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You could try Damn Small Linux it includes 2 web browsers: Dillo and a minimalist Firefox and can run totally from RAM in 128 MB. Runs on x86 machines only and is based on Debian/KDE.

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Version 4.4.10 Screenshot enter image description here

Note that the embedded downloads include a version of qemu to act as its own VM on windows & Linux and still total about 50 MB.

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