Re: [PATCH] make all archs use early_param

From: Russell King
Date: Fri Aug 11 2006 - 03:52:04 EST

On Fri, Aug 11, 2006 at 05:18:47PM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:
> To celebrate the 2-year anniversary of the creation of the arch-indep
> early_param() macros and the generic parse_early_param(), this patch
> stops calling it for archs which didn't inserts explicit calls,
> polite FIXMEs and a BUG_ON().

Is there any reason why we can't put the early params in a section
discarded after init time (like ARM does with its early param parsing) ?

early params are using obs_kernel_param - is this no longer obsolete ?

Russell King
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux -
maintainer of: 2.6 Serial core
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