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Installing Damn Small Linux on Compact Flash

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Should I do it with normal DSL or different verison? I'm worry about the SWAP on the normal Damn Small Linux that could shorter the Compact Flash life. And what's best way to install it?
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i can't answer all your questions, but compact flash has a limited life cycle. of course installing an OS on a compact flash will shorten the life cycle of it.
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I wouldn't worry about the life of a CF card. Some people use it for their notebook hard drives.

This looked helpful.

This might smooth things along.

You should find a lot of articles/threads on this stuff...just use google.
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