[klibc] State of initramfs and klibc
H. Peter Anvin
hpa at zytor.com
Tue Oct 14 12:42:37 PDT 2003
Bryan O'Sullivan wrote:
> On Tue, 2003-10-14 at 04:41, Rogelio M.Serrano Jr. wrote:
>>I understand from this thread that the initramfs stuff is already
>>working and that we can can start writing software so we can offload
>>most of the boot magic in the kernel? Is it necessary to wait for
>>klibc to start doing that? I thought klibc must be finished first.
> klibc is in a decent state at the moment, though I think it might have
> suffered a little bit rot with recent kernel releases.
I'll try to see if I can address the bit rot. Unfortunately I've been
suffering time rot lately (I need to find a new place to live and move,
again, in the next few months... just as I finally had gotten well
settled at the current place. Sigh.) ... but I'll see what I can do.
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