Here will follow some statistics based on a base install or desktop install of Devuan, including stats from my method installing a minimal system.
Some statistics based on a standard base install of Devuan from the installer, without further package selection.
Memory used at boot: 64MB
Disk space used: 588MB
Additional services started: ssh, acpid
Statistics about a standard install with a desktop environment, and display manager selected during install will appear here.
Minimal install stats
A minimalistic install from debootstrap –variant=minbase has the following stats to recommend it. This is based on a qemu install using GRUB and lvm2.
A base install without any additional packages
Memory used at boot: 52M
Used disk space: 396M
Number of root ps -sh processes: 8
Daemons started: None
With my suggested XFCE desktop environment setup
Memory used: 187
Used disk space: 708M
Root ps -sh processes: 11
Daemons started: slim, dbus