[flashboot] How much do you store in the ramdisk kernel? - Flashboot for OpenBSD 4.9 on the way

Emille Blanc sarlok at sarlok.com
Wed Aug 10 05:26:14 EST 2011

 On Mon, 8 Aug 2011 17:17:26 +0200, rancor wrote:
> Hi
> I'm modifying Flashboot for OpenBSD 4.9 from resent changes made by
> Rickard Dahlstrand (automated download of source, patching and 
> chroot)
> and hints from James Records post
> (http://www.mail-archive.com/flashboot@mindrot.org/msg00149.html).
> One thing that will be different is the size of the ramdisk kernel 
> and
> it will be significant bigger since and the minimal build will be
> approximate 38Mb uncompressed.
> My question to you all is how much config files do you store in 
> kernel
> and how much free space do you need?
> It's still possible to customize it but it would be great to have the
> standard sizes some what accurate.
> Regards rancor
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 Mine typically fluctuates around from ~100-800Kb.

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