build a custom kernel with minimal fluff ?

Dennis Clarke dclarke at
Tue Nov 27 03:25:43 UTC 2018

On 11/26/18 5:51 PM, Dennis Clarke wrote:
> Just a question to ye ppc64 types folks. Given that I know some people
> are building their own kernel I wonder what a diff looks like for your
> make.conf compared to the stock file? Personally I am happy with minimal
> features : network, a console and a few other items to allow reasonable
> functions.

Reply to myself :

root at eris:/usr/src # /usr/bin/time -p make buildkernel
 >>> Kernel build for GENERIC64 completed on Tue Nov 27 00:21:41 UTC 2018
real 5351.70
user 2747.76
sys 2420.96
root at eris:/usr/src #

OKay good to see.

I will pull from whatever is the most recent src ( subversion needed? ) 
and try again.


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