[Cbe-oss-dev] ps3_defconfig lacks loop block device
geoffrey.levand at am.sony.com
Tue Mar 27 09:57:28 EST 2007
Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> This morning I fetched the ps3-linux sources after a clean reinstall
> of the Linux system in the PS3 we have, rebuilt them and booted the
> resulting kernel. All of this was done using the ps3_defconfig
> file. Now, I've just noticed that the system lacks support for the
> loop block device, which is rather inconvenient.
> Is it there any reason for that? All other default kernels (except
> maple_defconfig) have it enabled, so it just seems a tiny mistake.
> If it is, could the attached patch be applied? Thanks.
I added it.
> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/configs/maple_defconfig b/arch/powerpc/
> index de97f2f..dc2dece 100644
> --- a/arch/powerpc/configs/maple_defconfig
> +++ b/arch/powerpc/configs/maple_defconfig
> @@ -350,7 +350,7 @@ CONFIG_PREVENT_FIRMWARE_BUILD=y
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_DAC960 is not set
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_UMEM is not set
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_COW_COMMON is not set
> -# CONFIG_BLK_DEV_LOOP is not set
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_NBD is not set
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_SX8 is not set
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_UB is not set
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