Back again with some details !
As promised here is a little preview from this upcoming release, this barebone image has a shell (ash), ssh server (dropbear), syslog and few basic libs

~ $ ssh root@192.168.0.141
The authenticity of host '192.168.0.141 (192.168.0.141)' can't be established.
RSA key fingerprint is d4:bc:4b:e3:e0:6b:e8:53:b9:6c:f0:f7:4d:d2:63:12.
Are you sure you want to continue connecting (yes/no)? yes
Warning: Permanently added '192.168.0.141' (RSA) to the list of known hosts.
root@192.168.0.141's password: 
root@moebius:~# free
             total         used         free       shared      buffers
Mem:        447868        22040       425828            0         1632
-/+ buffers:              20408       427460
Swap:            0            0            0
root@moebius:~# df
Filesystem           1K-blocks      Used Available Use% Mounted on
/dev/root                99033     63802     29907  68% /
devtmpfs                219768         0    219768   0% /dev
tmpfs                   223932       176    223756   0% /run
tmpfs                   223932        48    223884   0% /var/volatile

I’m curently using ~20Mb of RAM and ~64Mb of disk, nothing loaded (yet) but I’m planning to have a basic image where you can add just the software you need.
I’ll reduce RAM usage by tweaking busybox a little bit more and maybe I’ll replace few services to keep the smallest footprint¬†possible. I probably will go slightly under 20Mb of RAM with an opened shell from SSH like in this case. I don’t want to cut more than this because I’d like to keep basic linux services and commands, busybox can be altered a lot but I’m planning to keep a quite usable and friendly environment..
Disk space will be pruned a little bit more because I have seen few unnecessary¬†X11 libs. Disk space is not an issue in this moment, I’m more focused on RAM usage, package management and init system. I don’t want to use systemd and I’ll keep it out this distro as long as I can.
Now I’ll dedicate my time on some basic filesystem tweaking and a big rework on the package management system, using .deb files is not necessary and the package manager is not yet finished.

If someone want to evaluate what I’m doing right now can write me a note and I’ll publish the current image, it’s still unstable and without a solid package manager but seems to perform properly

Next updates when available

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