Re: [PATCH] PART1: Proposed init & module changes for 2.5

Rusty Russell (
Mon, 24 Sep 2001 10:09:42 +1000

On Sun, 23 Sep 2001 03:12:54 -0400
David Cinege <> wrote:

> On Sunday 23 September 2001 2:37, Rusty Russell wrote:
> Russ,
> How about implementing MBS? (Bootloader module loading. IE as implmented in
> GRUB) so we can finally have completely modular kernels?

Hi Dave,

Why duplicate the module code in the boot loader? Surely a tiny initrd
or equiv is a better option here?


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