Valuable to try to build a *small* kernel?
John H. Robinson, IV
jhriv at ucsd.edu
Thu Nov 28 19:11:24 PST 2002
seberino at spawar.navy.mil wrote:
> ...how much RAM do you save by cutting kernel by 50%??
> just 100kb??? 2MB???.. I dunno what RAM a stock kernel takes up.
[jaqque at athena:~]% dmesg|grep ^Memory
Memory: 256652k/262080k available (1173k kernel code, 5040k reserved, 422k data, 104k init, 0k highmem)
that is a custom kernel. try booting it both ways, custom and shipped,
and see for yourself.
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