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modifying a linux distribution

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i am a noob at developing linux but is there anyone here that could tell me how hard it would be to modify a existing linux distribution? I am not talking about any big changes only ones on appearance and maybe included software libraries.
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post #2 of 9
I'm very sure that SOMEONE around here knows... After all, we have our very own OCN distro (which was based off of another one, so I'm sure they did some of exactly what you described.)
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there is a OCN distro? where can i download it?
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There is a whole subforum dedicated to it here:
http://www.overclock.net/ocnix/
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post #5 of 9
It's only a live disk, though, I think.
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We are planning live and installable, live coming first.
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but can anyone give me a basic outline into how to modify a existing distribution and is it legal to do so? Is there any good websites that explain how to do this?
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post #8 of 9
This article may help you a bit.

Roll Your Own Distro
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Of course it is legal - Linux is open source
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