linuxppc_2_4_dev tree

Tom Rini trini at
Tue Aug 13 07:18:37 EST 2002

On Mon, Aug 12, 2002 at 01:51:33PM -0700, Khai Trinh wrote:

> How can I build a kernel image with target filesystem
> mounted via NFS fro mthe dev tree? The dev tree
> doesn't seem to have the target filesystem directory
> structure like the ones distributed by MVista for NFS
> mount.
Er, I don't quite follow you.  If you want to build a kernel from the
_devel tree which mounts it's filesystem over NFS, you need to start
with the config file from the MVL kernel, and then turn on
CONFIG_CMDLINE_BOOL, and have a command line of 'ip=on'.

> If it's not nfs mountable, can I create a ramdisk
> filesystem together with the kernel image?

Yes.  Make the filesystem image, gzip it, and place it was
'arch/ppc/boot/images/ramdisk.image.gz', and then do 'make

Tom Rini (TR1265)

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