Re: Big kernel again

H. Peter Anvin (
3 Dec 1998 05:31:50 GMT

Followup to: <>
By author: Gregory Maxwell <>
In newsgroup:
> Turning off smp will make it a lot smaller.
> Max on bzImage is (I believe) 16megs.

No hard maximum on bzImage, although the kernel may get confused if
there is no ISA DMA memory at all available.


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