Subject: Re: lfs on boot media
To: Dieter Baron <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-install
Date: 03/16/2007 20:45:34
On Thu, Mar 15, 2007 at 09:11:17PM +0100, Dieter Baron wrote:
> hi,
> since the switch of i386 to boot from CD without floppy emulation and
> the addition of INSTALL_LARGE, we are no longer on such a tight space
> constraint.
>   Any objections to adding LFS support to our install media, at least

Absolutely not, please do ! But please make sure that the 2.88MB image
still builds fine. There are still some devices that can be moved
from INSTALL to INSTALL_LARGE I suspect, which should give enough
space for LFS tools in the ramdisk.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference