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Re: [MIPS] Remove the RAMROOT function for msp71xx

To: Shane McDonald <mcdonald.shane@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [MIPS] Remove the RAMROOT function for msp71xx
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 08:07:23 +0200
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On Tue, Apr 28, 2009 at 05:00:27PM -0600, Shane McDonald wrote:

> The RAMROOT function was a successful but non-portable attempt to append
> the root filesystem to the end of the kernel image.  The preferred and
> portable solution is to use an initramfs instead.  This patch removes
> the RAMROOT functionality.
> 
> This patch has been compile-tested against the current HEAD.

Thanks, applied!

  Ralf

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