Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/arch/i386/conf
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org>
Date: 11/13/2003 00:08:20
On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 11:47:34AM +0000, David Laight wrote:
| Module Name: src
| Committed By: dsl
| Date: Wed Nov 12 11:47:34 UTC 2003
| Modified Files:
| src/sys/arch/i386/conf: INSTALL INSTALL_LAPTOP
| Log Message:
| Double space for memory disk to 5MB, this costs (almost) nothing on the
| install media and the kernels (and sysinst) will still run on a 16MB system.
| (They haven't run on an 8MB system for a while - might affect 12MB though.)
| The additional space in the root filesystem lets sysinst core dump properly!
If coredump space is a problem *and* we have a scratch MFS /tmp,
I suggest to instead run
sysctl -w kern.defcorename=/tmp/%n.core
in the startup files on the image.