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wiki:tiny_core_file_architecture_diagrams - Tiny Core Linux Wiki

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Tiny Core file architecture diagrams

The following are links to diagrams that will allow you to visualize how Tinycore works in its various modes. Special thanks go out to ixbrian for taking the time to create them.

TCZ Mount mode architecture:

TCZ Copy mode architecture:

SCM architecture:

Full System TCZ/SCM architecture:

These diagrams should help you to not only get a better understanding of how Tinycore works, but also how Tinycore differs from a standard Linux installation.