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Re: APUS Debian Boot-Floppies Images and bugs

On Tue, 15 May 2001, Sven LUTHER wrote:
> On Tue, May 15, 2001 at 11:11:38AM +0200, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> > On Tue, 15 May 2001, Sven LUTHER wrote:
> > You cannot boot from 1.4 MB floppies, only from 880 kB or 1760 kB floppies.
> Well, ok no problem, just make a tarball that can be copied to 1760Kb
> floppies, it is even better, since we have more place for stuff.
> I don't think we can ever fit a kernel and amiboot in 880kb, could we ?

My 2.4.4 zImage is only 458036 bytes long. I have lots of modules, but it could
work. I remember I once did.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

In personal conversations with technical people, I call myself a hacker. But
when I'm talking to journalists I just say "programmer" or something like that.
							    -- Linus Torvalds

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