Anyone rolling a kernel nowadays?
blchupin at iinet.net.au
Mon Aug 9 07:44:32 UTC 2010
On 09/08/2010 17:27, Ric Moore wrote:
> Back in the day, I used to get significant gains in system speed once I
> rolled my own kernel. Of course we had way fewer options to consider in
> the configuration. I managed to run quite nicely with no modules at all,
> just the bare essentials were checked and the kernel "rolled". But, I
> haven't done this for quite a few years.
> The question to the group is: Is anyone doing this? If so, do you have
> enough gains to offset the effort? Just wondering. I can always use a
> speed gain. Ric
as a short followup, there's this:
which strongly suggests that i am wasting my time looking for that
vmlinux file. i think i'll ask about this on the ubuntu kernel
mailing list, and annoy them for a while.
But as this kernel thingie has been going since June then write to Robert (but this may be difficult as he hasn't replied for 3 days to my e-mail to him :-(.)
Nevertheless, search in the archives for this mail list for posts by Robert re his kernel 'course' he's put together.
If apathy is increasing where does it come from?
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