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SubjectRe: proper place to discuss kernel 'bloatedness'?
On Sun, 31 Jan 1999, Matti Aarnio wrote:

> "Lars G. T. Joergensen" <larsj@diku.dk> replies to my suggestion:
> ....
> > Nice project :)
> >
> > Make a website that looks like the Linux config. When done push the src
> > into a tar-ball that can be downloaded. There are only a limited amount of
> > combinations in the config.. so.. it's a finit task.. anyone?
>
> I thought you would do it, as you made the careless suggestion
> of splicing out Workstation and Server sources -- this would be
> a way to do it.
>
> For some thought, my running system has circa 600 .o files (excluding
> module objects) which likely means that it did need that amount of
> .c + .S files, plus some 200-300 .h files. Perhaps 250 .o files are
> combined (via other .o and .a files) into the zImage.

Sorry, been spending the last 6 month studying combinatorics. I starting
to think in how many ways I can combine my socks...


>
> > /Lars
> > Student at Department of Computer Science
> > University of Copenhagen
> > http://www.diku.dk/students/larsj/
>
> /Matti Aarnio <matti.aarnio@sonera.fi>
>
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/Lars
Student at Department of Computer Science
University of Copenhagen
http://www.diku.dk/students/larsj/


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