Re: Booting a modular kernel through a multiple streams file

From: H. Peter Anvin (
Date: Sat Dec 22 2001 - 20:39:26 EST

Followup to: <>
By author: Dave Cinege <>
In newsgroup:
> Deja Vu: *shrug* Your "all they have to do" is quite heavy.
> (boot loader must implement full cpio/tar[/gzip}

cpio is trivial. tar is a bit more painful, but not too bad. gzip is
unacceptable, but should not be required.


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