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From: Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o>
Subject: Re: ANNOUNCEMENT: Testing phase for 2004.0 begins
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2004 11:34:48 -0700
On Fri, 2004-01-09 at 16:23, Jason Wever wrote:
> Basically sparc64 is rather picky when it comes to building kernels and
> using initrds.  There is a very small set of space to work with (3.5MB
> max for the kernel, and 5MB total for combined kernel + initrd size), in
> addition to having a different kernel compiler than userland compiler.
> Plus even if you wanted to, you couldn't use modules inside of the initrd
> due to size constraints of the kernel and initrd and the fact that
> dietlibc won't build.

I'd like you to work with Brad to get some kind of working solution for
genkernel and 2004.0.

Regards,

Daniel


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