Re: [PATCH] ARM: multi_v7_defconfig: Enable cgroups

From: Javier Martinez Canillas
Date: Thu Nov 20 2014 - 08:05:24 EST


On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 1:54 PM, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Monday 17 November 2014, Soren Brinkmann wrote:
>> This allows booting the kernel with systemd-based root file systems.
>> Signed-off-by: Soren Brinkmann <soren.brinkmann@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> ---
>> Hi,
>> I don't know whether I'm the only one, but I use a initramfs with
>> systemd as init, which requires cgroup support in the kernel to fully
>> boot.
> You probably are at this time, but I expect it to get more common
> in the future, I don't think enabling this is controversial at all.

Others are using it but with SoC specific defconfig and not multi_v7.

Newer version of systemd needs more config symbols to be enabled
besides cgroups, the full list is at

Tony recently added the recommended support to OMAP2+ defconfig so
something along these lines should be added to multi_v7 as a

673ce00c ("ARM: omap2plus_defconfig: Add support for distros with systemd")

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