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Re: [PATCH] MTD: Remove pmcmsp-ramroot.c

To: Shane McDonald <mcdonald.shane@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] MTD: Remove pmcmsp-ramroot.c
From: Artem Bityutskiy <dedekind@infradead.org>
Date: Sat, 23 May 2009 12:17:26 +0300
Cc: linux-mtd@lists.infradead.org, linux-mips@linux-mips.org, dwmw2@infradead.org, hch@lst.de, ralf@linux-mips.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, Marc St-Jean <stjeanma@pmc-sierra.com>
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On Sat, 2009-05-02 at 09:40 -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.
> 
> The only user of this function was the msp71xx configuration
> in the MIPS architecture; as the use of the RAMROOT has been removed
> from that configuration, there are no more users, so this code
> can be removed.

I've taken this patch to l2-mtd-2.6.git.

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Best regards,
Artem Bityutskiy (Битюцкий Артём)


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