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authorThomas Bächler <thomas@archlinux.org>2011-03-27 14:51:06 +0200
committerThomas Bächler <thomas@archlinux.org>2011-03-27 14:51:06 +0200
commitf1073c5460f2381c5a8d59eec808952e9ed47af8 (patch)
treef08bad330a9a310a4529bbff35b1739289f24fee /mkinitcpio.conf
parent32b7402e28785fb1e6489db4c847a7a1a0a94f0a (diff)
Improve compression in mkinitcpio
- Remove default -9 compression (FS#20954) - Make compressor options configurable - Add xz support and make sure xz uses crc32 checks
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1 files changed, 7 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/mkinitcpio.conf b/mkinitcpio.conf
index 781d64a..b229823 100644
--- a/mkinitcpio.conf
+++ b/mkinitcpio.conf
@@ -59,7 +59,13 @@ HOOKS="base udev autodetect pata scsi sata filesystems"
# COMPRESSION
# Use this to compress the initramfs image. With kernels earlier than
# 2.6.30, only gzip is supported, which is also the default. Newer kernels
-# support gzip, bzip2 and lzma.
+# support gzip, bzip2 and lzma. Kernels 2.6.38 and later support xz
+# compression.
#COMPRESSION="gzip"
#COMPRESSION="bzip2"
#COMPRESSION="lzma"
+#COMPRESSION="xz"
+
+# COMPRESSION_OPTIONS
+# Additional options for the compressor
+#COMPRESSION_OPTIONS=""