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Re: kernel-image packages for alpha in need of testing

On Sat, Jun 12, 2004 at 09:19:27AM -0400, Tyson Whitehead wrote:
> On my system it was because there was that Alpha version of libc that didn't 
> get stripped.  There was some emails about it a while ago.

I think I had the same problem.  I didn't know initrd needed libc but I
thought two core things with a size problem at the same time was too
much of a coincidence.  It was nice to see apt-get say after it had
finished there would be disk space *freed*.

> Did an update the other day, and the current version (unstable) seems to be 
> stripped again (18MB->1MB).
I upgraded libc, purge the kernel image then installed it again.

 - Craig
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