Subject: Re: various changes on INSTALL and iso generation
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: port-amd64
Date: 02/25/2007 22:13:19
Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> Hi,
> sorry for the cross-post. Please reply as appropriate to port-amd64/i386
> for the changes to the INSTALL kernels, or tech-install for anything MI
> related to iso image generation.
> On amd64/i386 we've had issue with kernel size first, and need for ACPI
> enabled kernels for modern hardware where the legacy bios isn't suitable.

I agree with these changes. Just one remark: if you enable ACPI, also 
enable ACPI_SCANPCI. The latter shouldn't really be an option anymore, I 

- Frank