Subject: Re: various upgrade comments (jan5 ->feb6)
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List: current-users
Date: 02/07/1994 23:09:56
   The kernel increased in size by about 50KB, [...]

Sounds like you weren't using `-m486' for the kernel before.  It forces
alignment to 16-byte (`paragraph' in Intel parlance) boundaries rather
than 4-byte.  In practice, this only really tends to make the code much
larger; the performance benefit is negligible if any.