Re: guruplug notes
* Daniel Kahn Gillmor <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2010-05-24 11:59]:
> Depends: initramfs-tools | linux-initramfs-tool
> Maybe that dependency should be dropped?
Good question. I'd have to check if the installer does the right
thing on those machines that need initramfs-tools.
> If the uImage remains < 2MiB, it might be possible to even have a backup
> kernel stashed in the top half of /dev/mtd1
Yes, the Kirkwood kernel will never be larger than 2097080 bytes
because of size constraints with other machines.
However, I'm not sure you need a hack like that. AFAIK the u-boot you
use has UBIFS support built-in so you should be able to simply read a
kernel from the filesystem. (Maybe I'm wrong about this; I don't have