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    SubjectRe: [BUG] New Kernel Bugs

    * Mark Lord <> wrote:

    >> You're assuming that everything in linux-2.6 was downloaded; that's
    >> not true. Everything in linux-2.6/.git was downloaded; but then you
    >> do a checkout which happens to approximately double the size of the
    >> linux-2.6 directory.
    > ..
    > Ah, I wondered why it took only half an hour to download.

    and you can get even lower than the 260MB by downloading a shallow clone
    of v2.6.23 and then populating the git tree from tht point on. (see the
    --depth parameter of git-clone) [because most of the time you want to
    bisect back to the last stable release, not back to 2 years of git


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