kernel config optimized
jorn at wcborstel.nl
Mon Apr 19 12:32:41 PDT 2004
On Monday 19 April 2004 21:02, Brian Henning wrote:
> The following is a copy of my kernel config file. I am trying to optimize
> it as much as possible.
> do i need any of these psudo devices?
> pseudo-device loop # Network loopback
> pseudo-device ether # Ethernet support
> pseudo-device sl 1 # Kernel SLIP
> pseudo-device ppp 1 # Kernel PPP
> pseudo-device tun # Packet tunnel.
> pseudo-device pty # Pseudo-ttys (telnet etc)
> pseudo-device md # Memory "disks"
> pseudo-device gif # IPv6 and IPv4 tunneling
> pseudo-device faith 1 # IPv6-to-IPv4 relaying (translation)
> pseudo-device splash
You can safely remove SL, PPP, GIF and Faith, but I would keep the rest if I
> do i need any of these devices?
> device atadisk # ATA disk drives
> device atapicd # ATAPI CDROM drives
> options ATA_STATIC_ID # Static device numbering
Depends on the hardware. If you're not using any IDE drives then you can
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