Re: Release Plans (1999-05-10)
On Mon, May 10, 1999 at 07:06:58PM +0200, Richard Braakman wrote:
> A number of release goals have been proposed. I don't intend to start
> the freeze until all release goals are in place.
> * Working disk sets for all released architectures.
> I don't know much about the plans for the boot-floppies yet. Could
> someone volunteer as a contact person, or tell me the best list to read?
The best list is firstname.lastname@example.org. The main problem we are
facing is our official 2.2.x kernels are huge, and there's no way to put
the kernel and the root.bin image on a single floppy. The proposed
solution is building a modularized kernel, and loading the needed modules
using an initrd image, but AFAICT, there's nobody working on that.
Enrique Zanardi email@example.com