[Maverick][PATCH 0/3] ARM: OMAP: Beagle: revision detection

Ricardo Salveti de Araujo rsalveti at rsalveti.net
Thu Aug 26 15:41:17 UTC 2010

On Thu, Aug 26, 2010 at 04:08:35PM +0100, Lee Jones wrote:
> > Though this bug is milestoned for 10.10 Beta, is it really a Beta
> > release blocker?
> > 
> > Y'all missed the friction free window for Maverick patches, so now
> > you're gonna have to work hard to justify these un-vetted changes at
> > such a late date. Saying that "no further progress can be made" seems a
> > bit extreme.
> AFAIK, the issues these patches fix are holding up any further development.
> The filesystem essentially becomes read-only without them.
> Oliver may be able to shed more light on the particulars.

These patches are needed to avoid having the file system as read-only.

Without the fix our image doesn't work well, and breaks most of the time.

It'd be good to have them for Beta as the xM are now on the market, and we'll
probably start getting users to test our image on xM soon.

Ricardo Salveti de Araujo

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