Boot time with several filesystems on RPXlite DW

Wolfgang Denk wd at
Wed Aug 11 08:39:12 EST 2004

In message <20040810214757.GL22109 at> you wrote:
> Try trimming down the .config.  For example, it doesn't look like you
> need IP_PNP enabled as you aren't NFSrooting and can just bring the
> interface up later.

This depends. If the application needs network access, it is  usually
faster  to  use  IP_PNP  instead  of loading and running ifconfig and
route. [At least under 2.4; don't know timings for 2.6.]

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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