how big is our file?

julius julius.junghans at
Mon Jan 26 09:11:54 PST 2004

On Sun, 25 Jan 2004 23:36:44 +0100
Ronald Hummelink <maillist at> wrote:

> On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 00:21, julius wrote:
> > tried to make a boot cd, but with a 18mb its almost impossibel...
> > did i miss a compile option? any ideas?
> check the section about stripping... but don't strip libc while its in
> use, make a backup and strip from another system
> Linux is like a small snowball rolling downhill. Microsoft is just
> waiting down the mountain...
maybe i should read my emails before testing terribel commands...
even my libc is now 1.4 mb, but what the hell is included in the 18mb?
sadly if have done that while running the system, i did it first on a chrooted and it seemed to work...
what can go wrong if the libc is in use?

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