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Re: Considerations for lilo removal

On Monday 16 June 2008 22:58:34 Mike Bird wrote:

> OTOH using bzip2 instead of gzip saves 10.5% but I have
> no idea how much work it would take to support bzip'd
> initrd's.

If you need to change gzip to $another_compressor, I would go lzma, it 
compresses better than gzip and the kernel module source code is in debian, 
although it misses the hook for the initramfs decompression as bzip2.


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