Re: not for 1.1
firstname.lastname@example.org (Bruce Perens) wrote on 15.03.96 in <m0txdbx-00063cC@mongo.pixar.com>:
> It adds about 100k to each executable. It's not worth considering. Instead,
> use a rescue floppy. My latest Debian installation floppies make pretty
> good rescue floppies if fsck.ext2 is added to them. I'll try to squeeze that
> in the next time I generate them. I think the only reason it isn't on that
> floppy now is that I did not have a shared-library version of fsck.ext2 .
That would probably have helped me last month. Installing 0.93 for a
friend, some weird error (I suspect hardware, but do not really know)
killed his root partition - the kernel thought it was msdos! Without a
fsck on the floppy set, there was nothing I could do except start over ...