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Volodymyr Kostyrko c.kworr at
Mon Nov 26 15:27:07 UTC 2012

26.11.2012 16:49, Jakub Lach:
> Absolutely not, it's a heavily stripped custom kernel on this machine on
> /boot/.

Do you call this heavily stripped? :)

 > ls -la /boot/kernel/kernel
-r-xr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  5757970 Nov 26 10:57 /boot/kernel/kernel

However it's very hard to strip kernel further and make it usable for 
all machines.

> I was pointing to that, if my kernel is 9 MB, there's no way GENERIC could
> be
> 1.5-2.5 MB.

That's true...

Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

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