Subject: Re: boot code bloat with 64bit sector numbers
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Luke Mewburn <email@example.com>
Date: 04/10/2003 19:50:12
On Thu, Apr 10, 2003 at 10:27:29AM +0100, David Laight wrote:
| But it does save a lot of space, a few other tweaks might get it all to
| fit. One option might be to only allow the 1st level indirects.
| (limits you to 8k/4 * 8k = 16Mb files - or 4Mb with 4k blocks,
| enough for /boot, maybe even enough for the kernel).
That's a sensible compromise...