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Date:	Sun, 07 Sep 2008 09:30:09 -0700
From:	"H. Peter Anvin" <>
To:	Alain Knaff <>
CC:	Steven Noonan <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] init: bzip2 or lzma -compressed kernels and initrds

Alain Knaff wrote:
> Could you elaborate please?

At a brief glance, there is an awful lot of #ifdefs in that code, a lot 
of which look unnecessary.  #ifdefs make the code hard to read, and 
usually signify that additional abstractions are called for.

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