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Re: LC build failing

Marcin Owsiany <porridge@debian.org> writes:

> On Sat, Oct 27, 2001 at 12:53:35AM -0400, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> > 
> > i18n/LC build of boot-floppies is failing.  Guess its time to look at
> > cutting bloat or whatever on i386...  Perhaps the mklibs.py library
> > reduction would make up the difference?  Too bad people haven't fixed
> > that script so it worked in a more maintainable and xplatform way...
> > 
> > E: rootcompact.bin is larger than root1440compact.bin (1691420 > 1474560)
> Err... I think I told you a few months ago that there is no chance to
> make it fit in a 1.44 floppy. I don't think any kind of reduction would
> help... there's just too many things there.


If you did, I didn't ever realize it.  Is this really true?

If this is so, how come there is no way to build LC only for 2.88k
images?  Shouldn't someone work the logic of the makefiles to enable
this if LANG_CHOOSER is on?

...Adam Di Carlo..<adam@onshore-devel.com>...<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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