FreeBSD GENERIC kernel&modules
wojtek at tensor.3miasto.net
Wed Nov 23 00:36:09 GMT 2005
>> # Note that 'bpf' is required for DHCP.
>> device bpf # Berkeley packet filter
> Pretty lean kernel configuration. It's impossible for the GENERIC
> kernel though to satisfy everyone, for various reasons.
what i mean is to change generic kernel in FreeBSD releases.
my generic kernel will satisfy more users, and in most cases there is only
need to rebuild one or a few modules with some added options.
i think kernel modules was invented exactly for this. and loader.conf is
an excellent thing!
if kernels have to keep most things in it, so why having modules at all?
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