XOS - Installing and Running XOS 4.5.0
Once a bootable disk has been created with xosmkinst, you have a fully functional version of XOS that does not require any additional installation. You should be able to boot and run from the boot disk on any PC that supports booting from a USB disk. Doing so will not touch any other disk on the PC unless you explicitly access another disk. Use the install program (which always installs XOS to the first partition on the first hard disk). NOTE: Installing the bootstrap requires that the partition has at l...
XOS - Frequently Asked Questions
We think so. We believe that most available operating systems have increased in complexity to the point that they are not really understandable by any one person. We believe this level of understanding is necessary if a system is to be really secure. The goal of XOS development is to "Keep It Simple" while still providing reasonable functionality. Yes XOS has been run extensively on an Asus EeeBox, which has no legacy devices except for an emulated IDE controller (which XOS requires for hard disk access).