[Cbe-oss-dev] [PATCH] Ignore memory listed in PS3 device tree

Segher Boessenkool segher at kernel.crashing.org
Sun Apr 1 01:27:12 EST 2007

>> Maybe you should use a bootwrapper, instead.
>> It doesn't make sense to duplicate lots of firmware
>> and bootloader/bootwrapper functionality in the kernel
>> just for kexec.  (Or to do that at all, really).
> kexec has a --devicetreeblob option, if we need to resort to that.

That would seem a good option, yes.

> And we're not talking about "lots of functionality". It's just a case 
> of
> ignoring the memory which is mentioned in the device-tree.

Yes, every single little addition isn't very big, sure.
It all accumulates though and at some point it will be
too much.  My tolerances are lower than yours I guess ;-)


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