size of kernel after gcc4.2 upgrade

Ivan Voras ivoras at
Sat May 26 13:15:58 UTC 2007

Roman Divacky wrote:

> well.. I dont think that 60% increase of size when you are optimizing for size
> is normal. I even think its a "bug" in that sense that something wrong is set
> somewhere which causes this.
> I certainly dont believe this is normal

I'm using the default make flags. In my case, it's release,
non-debugging 6-RELEASE kernel of 26 MB vs debugging kernel of 7-CURRENT
of 106 MB :)

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