[buug] linux is out of control
itz at speakeasy.org
Mon Aug 5 10:17:42 PDT 2002
itz> With the release of linux 2.4.19 last weekend, the unpacked
itz> source tree is about 160M large.
jan> i'd simply grab the patches, and occasionally clean out the
jan> source tree. this should help keep the bulk and bloat down.
Okay, this gives me something to consider. Right now I keep the whole
tree for each patchlevel. I'll see if I can automate the process of
applying the last patch, applying detached patches (like Robert Love's
scheduler patch) and building.
Ian Zimmerman, Oakland, California, U.S.A.
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