Re: It's time to get rid of zImage

From: Michal Jaegermann (
Date: Fri Jun 16 2000 - 20:16:06 EST

H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
> > `make boot' is the architecture-independent way of making a bootable
> > image. It builds whatever is appropriate for booting on a given
> > architecture,
> ...
> yet far too much docs still mention "make zlilo" and friends.

In the past I submitted minor patches to a help text in
scripts/Configure and some docs ( They were not only
ignored; they were actively rejected although I do not understand why.
After some tries I gave up but it is still very annoying when one has to
explain to Alpha newbies over and over again: "Don't pay attention to
this message; it does not know what it is talking about".


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