Re: alpha boot-floppies
On Fri, 26 Nov 1999 email@example.com wrote:
> I am trying to compile boot-floppies with alpha.
> I did quick-hack and modifiied boot-floppies to finish building
> in case of 'generic' sub-architecture.
> In that work, I have faced two problems:
> (a) root.bin is too large to fit in 1.44FD. (about 1.6Mbytes)
> possily because of very large size of libc and binaries.
> In particular, we might have to reduce the libc.
Strip libc. Just make sure that the libc on there won't get installed
onto the system since the final installation will require an unstripped