Subject: Re: status of PPP compression?
To: Mike Long <email@example.com>
From: Iain Hibbert <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/10/1996 22:04:34
On Tue, 9 Apr 1996, Mike Long wrote:
> > I just looked at this because I was putting it in my kernel config file
> >(might as well try it out, eh :) and wanted a meaningful comment there too.
> >It seems to me that the only things that defining these options would do is
> >to control whether or not the compressions were known about (in
> >net/if_ppp.c), not reduce kernel bloat at all..
> Inclusion of the compression code (zlib.c) is controlled by
> /sys/conf/files. The ~35K I mentioned earlier is the size of zlib.o.
hah, shot myself in the foot there then. In my defence, I did think of
that only the next day whilst cycling to work..
]ain (retires to the bench :)