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Date:      Wed, 14 Jan 2009 16:11:41 +0100
From:      Polytropon <>
To:        "Zbigniew Szalbot" <>
Cc:        User Questions <>
Subject:   Re: updating to 7.1 with a small root slice
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On Wed, 14 Jan 2009 14:53:29 +0100, "Zbigniew Szalbot" <> wrote:
> When I make the GENERIC kernel, I again run out of space (I still have
> about 60MB free in /). So I guess the system is probably using the
> same "makeoptions    DEBUG=-g" settings for the generic kernel. So my
> question is where is the kernel conf file based on which the generic
> kernel is compiled?
> Is it in /usr/src/sys/i386/conf/GENERIC ?

Yes, it is, and is has the setting "makeoptions DEBUG=-g" included.
You could # this setting and build a GENERIC kernel without the
debug informations as described in the handbook about how to
compile a custom kernel (it doesn't matter if KERNCONF refers
to the GENERIC configuration file).

>From Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...

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