Has anyone built a custom Linux distro? If so love to exchange knowledge and experience
Hi @bulentozlem ,
Many years ago I used Linux From Scratch. It might be a bit complicated, but it's useful in terms of learning: http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/ .
I haven't used Yocto, but it's a well known way as well:https://www.yoctoproject.org/
Also there are more ways to achieve it now a days, but I haven't tried them.
Linux from scratch is indeed still active and maintained.
If you want to do something which is not quite by scratch, but you have to boostrap up from a small stage 1, consider Gentoo, where you have to recompile everything from scratch. Installing and setting up is not easy but if you master it you'll know quite a bit