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Re: [SLUG] Strange Kernel Compilations
- To: Arthur Barton <arthurb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Strange Kernel Compilations
- From: John Clarke <johnc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue Sep 19 14:40:50 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- User-agent: Mutt/1.1.3i
On Tue, Sep 19, 2000 at 02:18:38PM +1100, John Clarke wrote:
> They all build the same kernel, but zImage and bzImage are compressed.
> bzImage is the smallest.
After reading Ken's reply (thanks Ken), I realised I was wrong about the
difference between zImage and bzImage. zImage and bzImage use the same
compression (gzip -9), only the load address varies.