Re: encaps kernel does not strip .note/.comment?

Philip Blundell (
Fri, 31 Jan 1997 18:49:37 +0000 (GMT)

On Fri, 31 Jan 1997, Keith Owens wrote:

> When encaps is used, arch/i386/boot/compressed/Makefile does not strip
> the .note and .comment sections from vmlinux to build $tmppiggy. When
> encaps is not used these sections are stripped first. Even with most
> of the code compiled as modules, there is still approx 10K of data in
> these sections in vmlinux. Should the .note and .comment sections be
> stripped when using encaps?

Encaps shouldn't be used any more, so this is moot.