Subject: Re: NetBSD master CVS tree commits
To: Chris G Demetriou <>
From: Ronald Khoo <>
List: source-changes
Date: 03/16/1996 09:33:55
Chris Demetriou wrote:

> With an eye to asking: "is the extra 35k+ (on i386) of wired kernel
> memory a good deal" for the average person who has PPP in his kernel.
> (Note that there are quite likely a fair number of people who have PPP
> in their kernels but don't actually use it...  Now, perhaps that's
> their problem, but taking away 9 pages of core isn't a great idea in
> any case...)

Am I being naive or isn't this one of the reasons to be able to load
kernel modules at run time ?

Ronald Khoo <> Voice: <+44 181 371 1000> Fax: <+44 181 371 1150>