Re: 2.6.12 is in testing
On Wed, Sep 14, 2005 at 11:45:12AM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> Sven Luther wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 14, 2005 at 11:04:27AM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> > > Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> > > > Well doing a list of the modules in the current linux-image-2.6.12 on
> > > > i386, and then deleting from the list sound, and netfilter and anything
> > > > else obviously not needed and probably a few things that would be
> > > > needed, I got down to just under 400 modules. Probably most
> > > > architectures would have less. how one would automate doing such a
> > > > filter I am not sure.
> > >
> > > joey@dragon:~/lib/debian/unstable>for d in *2.6.12*; do dpkg --contents $d; done |grep \.ko |wc -l
> > > 340
> > > joey@dragon:~/lib/debian/unstable>for d in *2.4.27*; do dpkg --contents $d; done |grep \.o\$ |wc -l
> > > 635
> > >
> > > The latter includes the speakup flavour.
> > What exactly did you count above ? the 2.4.27 and 2.6.12 x86 kernel module
> > .udebs ? for all flavours in sid ?
> The number of modules used by d-i in the i386 2.6 and 2.4 kernel udebs.
So, we have 340 modules i386 2.6 kernels for all flavours, this is not so bad.
Powerpc has 441 for powerpc and powerpc64.