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Feedback: Check it's the right file, zImage not vmlinux

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Re: Question Problem Getting the Kernel small enough
Keywords: Kernel too large
Date: Fri, 16 Jan 1998 22:39:25 GMT
From: Cameron <>

I get questions like that every week, from people making LILO floppies. The most common problem is that they are trying to install


on their floppy.

That's the wrong file! It's too big!

The file you probably wanted was