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Bug#871045: src:debian-installer: should d-i use the busybox provided kmod binaries?

Package: src:debian-installer
Severity: important

Dear Maintainer,

I just realized that busybox also provides the kmod related binaries
(lsmod, depmod, insmod, modinfo, modprobe, rmmod). I wonder if we should
use that instead of the binaries from kmod. I don't really have any
opinion pro or con besides that it would save around 120kB in the


-- System Information:
Debian Release: buster/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.11.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE= (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

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