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Re: Differences between i386 and ppc kernels?



On Wed, Sep 27, 2000 at 01:51:10PM -0400, Adam C Powell IV wrote:
> Hmm, on i386, du -s in the doc dir says it uses 7k (it tar-gzips into 3.2k), and the
> rescue floppy comes with config.gz which is bigger than that, and about 40k free.
> Of course there's the headache of registering existing files as an installed
> package, though I suppose that has to be done for base-files anyway.

Actually, base-files is different - we dpkg --extract it into the base
tarball, so it IS installed.  Kernels are kept separately.

Dan

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