Re: AMD64 Kernel Available
On Wed, May 12, 2004 at 12:34:53PM -0400, Brett Viren wrote:
> Hi John,
> John Goerzen <email@example.com> writes:
> > It has ext2, ext3, reiser, JFS, XFS, LVM/MD, RAID, SATA/IDE, USB, PCMCIA
> > built in. No DRM, sound, etc.
> But no SMP. Any reason or simply oversite?
Because it's designed to be a bootstrap kernel from which you can build
your own real kernel -- and it has to be as small as possible. Once you
have this, you can download Anders Brandt Petersen's tarball, chroot
into it, and build a custom amd64 kernel for your box.