Author: Cem Keylan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2020 04:11:19 +0300
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@@ -5,18 +5,40 @@ distribution.
-Carbs Linux is built upon the world's best Linux distribution
-[KISS Linux](https://getkiss.org) and uses [kiss](https://github.com/kisslinux/kiss)
-as its package manager, which has proven to be extremely flexible. I aim to move Carbs
-to an even more suckless path.
+Carbs Linux uses its own fork of the [kiss package manager] which is an extremely
+flexible package manager.
-By default, Carbs Linux comes with busybox for coreutils, runit as the system
-supervisor, and sinit as the init, though nothing holds you from changing any
+By default, Carbs Linux comes with busybox for coreutils, and basic utilities
+for building new software. The rootfs tarball is not bigger than 40MB.
+Multiple Init Support
+Carbs Linux has support for multiple init systems and service supervisors.
+In the main repository are
+- `busybox-init` (SysVinit clone)
+for init systems, and
+for service supervisors. The `carbs-init` package is the collection of
+init scripts that ensure the interoperatability of these init and service
+systems, and make it easier for the user to switch to their preferred
+combinations of system supervision.
+Nothing holds you back, however, from ditching any of these and packaging
+some other system supervision technique along with your own init scripts.
@@ -33,7 +55,7 @@ News
### Apr 10 2020
-IRC channel can now be accessed from #carbslinux at freenode!
+IRC channel can now be accessed from `#carbslinux` at freenode!
### Apr 06 2020