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Re: [PATCH] MIPS: Octeon: add option to ignore PT_NOTE section

To: David Daney <ddaney@caviumnetworks.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] MIPS: Octeon: add option to ignore PT_NOTE section
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Thu, 19 May 2011 11:28:59 +0100
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On Thu, Apr 14, 2011 at 01:02:22PM -0700, David Daney wrote:

> Can someone with a defective bootloader verify that a zero size
> PT_NOTE header is as good as *no* PT_NOTE header?
> 
> If so, we should just omit the patch all together and tell people
> who are interested to use the strip command instead.

Where are we with this patch?  It's still bitrotting in patchworks and
the discussion did not seem to have come to a conclusion.  So for now
I'm going to mark https://patchwork.linux-mips.org/patch/2295/ as
"rejected" unless somebody convinces me to resurrect it again.

  Ralf

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