Re: [PATCH] 2.2: /proc/config.gz

From: Daniel Phillips (
Date: Thu Aug 31 2000 - 09:52:45 EST

Alan Cox wrote:
> > > So cat it with a magic lead in after the bzImage gzip block into the bzImage.
> > > If you dont even know what file you are running for kernel you have other
> > > problems anyway
> >
> > Does <version> also include the build number (i.e. the first part of
> Reread my suggestion. Its part of the bzImage file but it isnt loaded into
> memory

Why not put the there too? And how can we know with some
degree of certainty that we were actually loaded from there? (Suppose
we just booted off a floppy with a raw kernel image catted onto it.)

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