Subject: kernel builds (Re: Autonice bugging my but!)
To: Ty Sarna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthieu Herrb <email@example.com>
Date: 01/21/1996 10:09:23
You wrote (in your message from Sun 21)
> On some platforms supported by NetBSD, rebuilding the kernel can take
> more than a week. There's no excuse for forcing people to suffer that
I'm in favour of a sysctl option for the autonice parameter.
But, what about a "kernel link-kit" for NetBSD binary distributions ?
Having user-configurable parts of the kernel as source and all the
basic modules as pre-built objects (as in SunOS for example or in the
XFree86 server linkkit).