Re: .config for boot-floppy-hfs.img
On Wed, Sep 26, 2001 at 02:39:44PM +0200, email@example.com wrote:
> no I forgot, I am going to try with it. But why the kernel which is in the
> kernel-image-2.2.19-pmac package has a size of 2.7Mo, and the kernel I
> generate from its .config has a size of 1Mo?
That's not right. Are you using the same kernel type? The 2.7Mb one is
'vmlinux', at the top of the build directory, not a compressed image.
> And an other question, what is the difference between a vmlinux kernel and a
> vmlinux.coff kernel?
COFF is another bootable format. It's what the floppies need. It'll
appear under arch/ppc/ after you build.
Daniel Jacobowitz Carnegie Mellon University
MontaVista Software Debian GNU/Linux Developer