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Re: Path to kmods
On Thu 13 Nov 2008 at 22:23:24 +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Thu, 13 Nov 2008, Johnny Billquist wrote:
>>> It's self-contained but everything exists for boot. Once root is mounted,
>>> the unused module can be discarded from memory and that memory reclaimed.
>> Setup as a ramdisk at boot, then? But if so, we need atleast that fs in
>> the kernel.
> IIUC that's what Linux does with the initrd (initial RAM disk that has
> modules and other 'vital' stuff).
which has always struck me as way too complicated and inconvenient.
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