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    SubjectRe: [: Kernel 2.6 size increase]
    On Wed, 23 Jul 2003 19:55:04 +0100
    Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> wrote:

    > On Wed, Jul 23, 2003 at 07:53:55PM +0100, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
    > > I think this is not only of interest fir the uClinux folks..
    >
    > Sorry, this actually already Cc'ed lkml :) Still the netdev folks
    > should read it, too.

    Well, we gained some code and a little bit of data, but
    the BSS was cut in half which I think deserves noticing :-)

    Also, he should analyze the amount of code that actually
    gets executed for various tasks, comparing 2.4.x to 2.5.x

    I'd take a half-meg code size hit if it meant that all
    the normal code paths got cut in half :-)
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