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emebedded ramdisk vs initrd

To: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
Subject: emebedded ramdisk vs initrd
From: Guido Guenther <agx@sigxcpu.org>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2001 13:55:18 +0100
Cc: ralf@gnu.org
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Trying to link in arch/mips/ramdisk/ramdisk.o whenever
CONFIG_BLK_DEV_INITRD is defined is a bad idea, since there are other
ways to use a ramdisk (bootloader, addinitrd). I suggest to use
CONFIG_EMBEDDED_RAMDISK instead , since it's already used by sibyte/swarm. 
 -- Guido

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