Gentoo Archives: gentoo-genkernel

From: Richard Farina <sidhayn@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-genkernel@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-genkernel] Hello all
Date: Sun, 01 Apr 2012 02:51:49
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-genkernel] Hello all by Sebastian Pipping
On 03/31/12 19:22, Sebastian Pipping wrote:
> On 03/25/2012 06:11 AM, Richard Farina wrote: >> Lastly, and possibly the only bit interesting to most of the list, we >> added in selectable compression to make the initramfs compress with the >> best possible supported method, since it's the simplest, I'll paste that >> inline and get some feedback now. Basically we remove all that static >> stuff and then attempt to detect the best compression and use it. Please >> note this diff is based on 3.4.18 not current, I'll update once you all >> pick it apart. > it seems robbat2 has ported that approach from pentoo over to gentoo > already, see > >;a=commitdiff;h=94dc288487f2cb5c993ed471ed490a0031a65acc
Great news, I'll watch the commit log better and work on my next patch as soon as I have a few minutes spare. Thanks! -Rick
> Best, > > > > > Sebastian > >