Subject: Re: Adding bootverbose
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/06/2000 20:45:40
On Thu, Jul 06, 2000 at 07:02:04PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> Question: as much as i'd love to have bootverbose available on install
> disks (and only there): which size impact does that have? We're already
> pretty low on space...

It's hard to say ... For example all the IDE/ATAPI code already has DEBUG
messages compiled it, controlled by patchable variables.
-v could turn some of these on, without much size penalty.

Manuel Bouyer <>