[uClinux-dev] Distribution 20030305 bigger Kernel Image

David McCullough davidm at snapgear.com
Mon Mar 17 18:36:24 EST 2003


Jivin Massimo Cal? lays it down ...
> Hi All,
> 
>     I have downloaded the last Distribution (20030305).
> 
> I have configured the kernel (make menuconfig) with the same options that I had configured the kernel with the previous distribution.
> 
> Last Distribution Kernel image Size          :    2072572 bytes
> 
> Previous Distribution Kernel image Size    :    1788440 bytes
> 
> The Last Distribution Kernel image is 277Kb bigger then the Previous.
> 
> Is it right?

Yep,  the networking and a number of other areas in the 2.4.20 kernel
have grown in size.  If you go through the config options you may be
able trim it down.

Either way thats a big kernel,  what platform are you building for ?
What do you have configured in your kernel ?

Cheers,
Davidm

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