Tiny linux

Eric W. Biederman ebiederman at lnxi.com
Sun Jan 4 10:44:00 CET 2004

ron minnich <rminnich at lanl.gov> writes:

> On 4 Jan 2004, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> > I just looked.  With everything turned off I have built a
> > 220K kernel. 371K uncompressed but that doesn't count.
> this is 2.6 or ...


Adding in 
- printk
- serial console support
- networking support ( Not IP networking)
- an eepro100 driver

takes it up to about 306K compressed.
With IPv4 support compiled it goes to about 396K compressed.

So the patches for 2.6 exist to make it usable.  And there
is still room for improvement.


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