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    SubjectRe: Where does 'vmlinuz' come from?
    Alon Altman schrieb:
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    > On Wed, 12 Dec 2001, J Sloan wrote:
    >
    > > Pozsar Balazs wrote:
    > >
    > > > Hi all,
    > > >
    > > > This is not a bugreport, but a simple question: :)
    > > > where does the term vmlinuz come from?
    > >
    > > compressed vmlinux = vmlinux.z -> vmlinuz?
    >
    > Yes, but I think he wanted to know where 'vmlinux' came from... what does
    > the "vm" stand for? Virtual Memory?
    >

    Well, I would guess: VM in this context: virtual machine
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