Re: Bug#3057: pcmcia-cs kernel-source dependency
From: Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I think you should not be overly concerned with yet another
> module supplied with the default kernel (we have all kinds of cards
> supported via modules anyway), unless that creates a problem with the
> boot floppies because of it's size, (Bruce?)
As it happens, the kernel + modules is already too large for a 1200K
floppy, and we have to go to a second floppy for less-used modules. The 1440K
floppy won't be far behind, as every device on earth is being added to Linux.
So, I have some room on this second floppy for PCMCIA stuff.
> I think supporting laptop pcmcia out of the box is quite important.
I think so too.