Subject: Re: Increasing the number of inodes in the ramdisk images
To: David Laight <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/15/2005 18:35:59
On Mar 15, 2005, at 4:08 PM, David Laight wrote:

> IIRC you will need to increase the size of the ramdisk as well.
> For most i386 systems there isn't a problem with memory size, but the
> install kernel will still run in 16MB (but not 12), and install-tiny
> in something quite a lot smaller.

No, this is created in an MFS by init(8) at run-time.  It has no impact 
on the space consumed in the ramdisk.

-- thorpej