[linux-dvb] compiled modules have megabyte size

Martin Dauskardt md001 at gmx.de
Mon Apr 24 23:46:55 CEST 2006


>
> Not sure if its an accident or not; hg being the development
> tree, it kinda
> makes sense to have debug information turned on... perhaps we
> should have a
> new target which will strip the things before installing them tho
> for this
> situation.

I have compiled kernels for two years now using CVS or mercurial driver, and
always this way (make /make install - no patching of kernel sources). I
never got so big modules.

Something must have changed in the last weeks, and it should be fixed!

Was there a stripping before? If so, why not now? If not, how else did it
work to get small size modules?

My system is ubuntu with gcc 3.3




More information about the linux-dvb mailing list