Subject: Re: Changes to crunchgen
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: James Chacon <email@example.com>
Date: 10/03/2001 23:11:18
The only reason this probably seems like it takes forever is some ports
(x86 come to mind) now generate an obscene amount of kernels from the etc*
(10 on x86 at current count)
>On Wed, 3 Oct 2001, James Chacon wrote:
>> Thats tougher since a lot of the floppies use the same ramdisk images but
>> different kernels or vice-versa.
>> But probably worth taking a look at.
>It would be nice to be able to build all the INSTALL* kernels, then
>the "release" target in /usr/src/distrib. Much better than having to
>dig around and do it by hand, or having to build a whole release.
>> >It would be great, too, if there were a single top-level target to
>> >make the floppies, without having to build the whole tree first.