Re: [patch 2/4] Configure out file locking features

2008-07-29 Thread Matt Mackall
1114299 118564 212992 1445855 160fdf vmlinux -11137-200 0 -11337 -2C49 +/- This patch has originally been written by Matt Mackall [EMAIL PROTECTED], and is part of the Linux Tiny project. Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni [EMAIL PROTECTED] In principle, I think

Re: [PATCH] bootup: Add built-in kernel command line for x86

2008-08-06 Thread Matt Mackall
On Wed, 2008-08-06 at 14:31 -0700, Tim Bird wrote: The default behavior is to append the boot loader string to this one. However, there is a mechanism (leading '!') to force the built-in string to override the boot loader string. Nice solution. Where is this relative to early boot option

Re: [PATCH] bootup: Add built-in kernel command line for x86

2008-08-06 Thread Matt Mackall
On Wed, 2008-08-06 at 15:31 -0700, Tim Bird wrote: Matt Mackall wrote: On Wed, 2008-08-06 at 14:31 -0700, Tim Bird wrote: The default behavior is to append the boot loader string to this one. However, there is a mechanism (leading '!') to force the built-in string to override the boot

Re: [PATCH] bootup: Add built-in kernel command line for x86

2008-08-06 Thread Matt Mackall
On Wed, 2008-08-06 at 15:48 -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote: Tim Bird wrote: One difficulty is that the other arches' command lines are not currently broken, so there's no real incentive to change them. The only thing novel thing I'm adding here is the addition of the leading '!' to

Re: [PATCH V2 00/16] Squashfs: compressed read-only filesystem

2008-10-29 Thread Matt Mackall
On Wed, 2008-10-29 at 01:49 +, Phillip Lougher wrote: Hi, This a respin of the Squashfs patches incorporating the review comments received. Thanks to everyone who have sent comments. I read over the v3 source a few weeks ago and must say this looks greatly improved. -- Mathematics is

Re: [RFC] move __devinit or __init printk constant format strings to __devinitconst or __initdata?

2009-07-21 Thread Matt Mackall
On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 14:56 -0700, Joe Perches wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 16:48 -0500, Matt Mackall wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 14:20 -0700, Joe Perches wrote: Is moving constant string formats to __devinitconst or __initdata useful for embedded environments? As in: #define

Re: [RFC] move __devinit or __init printk constant format strings to __devinitconst or __initdata?

2009-07-21 Thread Matt Mackall
On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 16:50 -0700, David Daney wrote: Joe Perches wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 17:57 -0500, Matt Mackall wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 14:56 -0700, Joe Perches wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 16:48 -0500, Matt Mackall wrote: On Tue, 2009-07-21 at 14:20 -0700, Joe Perches wrote

Re: [PATCH, RFC] panic-note: Annotation from user space for panics

2009-11-12 Thread Matt Mackall
On Wed, 2009-11-11 at 21:13 -0500, David VomLehn wrote: Allows annotation of panics to include platform information. It's no big deal to collect information, but way helpful when you are collecting failure reports from a eventual base of millions of systems deployed in other people's homes.

Re: [PATCH, RFC] panic-note: Annotation from user space for panics

2009-11-17 Thread Matt Mackall
On Tue, 2009-11-17 at 16:28 -0800, Eric W. Biederman wrote: David VomLehn dvoml...@cisco.com writes: On Tue, Nov 17, 2009 at 10:45:43AM -0500, Eric W. Biederman wrote: ... Why not use the kdump hook? If you handle a kernel panic that way you get enhanced reliability and full user space

Re: flash_platform_data namespace collision

2010-01-16 Thread Matt Mackall
On Sat, 2010-01-16 at 11:04 +, Russell King wrote: On Fri, Jan 15, 2010 at 11:41:15PM -0600, Matt Mackall wrote: I've got a board here with SPI, NOR, and NAND flash devices and I've just run into a namespace collision on flash_platform_data from The one in arch/arm/include/asm/mach

Re: [PATCH 03/11] readahead: bump up the default readahead size

2010-02-11 Thread Matt Mackall
On Mon, 2010-02-08 at 21:46 +0800, Wu Fengguang wrote: Chris, Firstly inform the linux-embedded maintainers :) I think it's a good suggestion to add a config option (CONFIG_READAHEAD_SIZE). Will update the patch.. I don't have a strong opinion here beyond the nagging feeling that we

Re: [PATCH 03/11] readahead: bump up the default readahead size

2010-02-12 Thread Matt Mackall
On Thu, 2010-02-11 at 23:42 +, Jamie Lokier wrote: Matt Mackall wrote: On Mon, 2010-02-08 at 21:46 +0800, Wu Fengguang wrote: Chris, Firstly inform the linux-embedded maintainers :) I think it's a good suggestion to add a config option (CONFIG_READAHEAD_SIZE

Re: [PATCH 0/7] printk: add pr_level_once, guard print_hex_dump

2010-12-06 Thread Matt Mackall
size. Neaten and organize the rest of the code. Looks fine to me. I'd missed the introduction of the pr_level macros and I'm not sure if I like the idea, but this is a tidy and well-presented cleanup and extension. Acked-by: Matt Mackall m...@selenic.com -- Mathematics is the supreme nostalgia

Re: [PATCH 0/7] printk: add pr_level_once, guard print_hex_dump

2010-12-06 Thread Matt Mackall
On Mon, 2010-12-06 at 10:12 -0800, Joe Perches wrote: On Mon, 2010-12-06 at 09:37 -0600, Matt Mackall wrote: On Sun, 2010-12-05 at 21:44 -0800, Joe Perches wrote: There are many uses of printk_once(KERN_level. Add pr_level_once macros to avoid printk_once(KERN_level pr_fmt(fmt). Add