[LinuxBIOS] [Kboot-general] Re: small 64bit initrd

Richard Smith smithbone at gmail.com
Thu Jan 12 00:22:19 CET 2006

> >
> > By the way, how much flash is in modern x86 motherboards these
> > days ?  2 MB would be great for kboot,
> 2 MB? dream on :-(
> Getting 1 MB is as good as we can do for now.

Speaking of this has anyone played with Ingo's set of patchs that
remove forced inlineing?

Lwn.net reports he claims a 5% size reduction in his kernel. (over
just the -s compile)  The "allyesconfig" got a 25% reduction.

That + tinykernel might get you in the ballpark.

Richard A. Smith

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