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Re: Bug#680699: unblock: flash-kernel/3.1

On Sun, Jul 08, 2012 at 10:44:47AM +0200, Arnaud Patard wrote:
> > my only concern is that /proc/device-tree/model takes precedence over
> > /proc/cpuinfo in any case with no fallback to the latter. So if any ARM SoC
> > gets device-tree enabled by a backport it might potentially need a change to
> > flash-kernel, if the "Hardware" string does not match up with what the model
> > file delivers.
> no. With DT, the Hardware string doesn't change with the model but with
> the SoC. For instance, all kirkwood systems booting with DT have :

Yeah, I was being imprecise. I said "delivers" when I meant "delivered".
I.e. that the device-tree enablement actually changes the Hardware name
and does not give the same token that was previously in there in model.

Anyway unblocked.

Philipp Kern

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