Re: linux-2.6_2.6.38-5_m68k.changes ACCEPTED
On Sat, 14 May 2011, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> another thing ? can we have CONFIG_DEVTMPFS_MOUNT=y on m68k? While udev
> works, it doesn?t work pleasurably and delays booting by several minutes
> on the fastest VMs,
udev isn't a problem with etch-m68k so I think there's probably some other
issue at work.
> which end up having a load of >20 when one can finally log in, and
> except for a symlink in /dev/fd things work without it; waldi said that,
> normally, the initramfs is supposed to mount devtmpfs, but as m68k
> doesn?t have one (and klibc doesn?t work on it yet, although I?ve made
> some progress with that too, but even then I?m not certain whether all
> bootloaders used support initrd)
AFAIK, all bootloaders support initrd; the installer depends on it.
> I was wondering if we can?t enable this
> in the kernel.
> At the moment, precisely half of my VMs boot without udev and with
> devtmpfs.mount=1 on the kernel command line.
That's the right solution, IMHO.