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Re: alpha boot-floppies

On Fri, 26 Nov 1999 tad-m2n@omoikane.co.jp 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


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