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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 14:19:46 2000
- Cc: slug@xxxxxxxxxxx
- User-agent: Mutt/1.1.3i
On Tue, Sep 19, 2000 at 01:59:08PM +1000, Arthur Barton wrote:
> when i add it to lilo i get helpfull messages (on wrong box at the moment so
> havent got exact error :-( ) something like:
> Kernel size is too large.
There are three ways of building the kernel:
They all build the same kernel, but zImage and bzImage are compressed. bzImage
is the smallest. Look at /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/boot/Makefile if you're
curious about how the compressed images are made.
If you built `vmlinux', try `zImage' instead. If you built `zImage', try
If you still have problems, post the exact error message(s).