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    SubjectRe: bzip2 compression of kernel or initial ramdisk?
    On Thu, 28 May 1998, Adam J. Richter wrote:

    > In an effort to cram more bits into a boot floppy, I am
    > contemplating bzip2 compression for the initial ramdisk or
    > kernel. If either of these changes are already available
    > somewhere, I would appreciate a pointer, so that I can avoid
    > reinventing the wheel.

    AFAIK, such a thing doesn't exist. It'd be very nice to have bzip2'd kernel
    and initial ramdisk - boot floppies are extremely short in space...

    Please, get me informed about your progress and findings...

    Serguei Koubouchine aka the Tamer < > The impossible we do immediately.
    e-mail: SK320-RIPE < > Miracles require 24-hour notice.

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