Patches for aufs for 2.6.36 kernel.

Ben Greear greearb at
Tue Oct 26 03:55:20 UTC 2010

On 10/25/2010 10:46 AM, Ben Greear wrote:
> On 10/25/2010 09:44 AM, Ben Greear wrote:
>> I have some patches that allows aufs to compile (still working on remastering
>> the live-cd to see if it actually boots& works OK).
>> Are these worth posting, or is someone already working on this?
>> Thanks,
>> Ben
> Well, I got something to boot, but kernel crashes soon after, and I'm
> not sure why (any easy way to get a serial-console working on a live
> cd running in a virtual machine??).
> I'll look into the other aufs patches posted recently in case those
> work better.
> Since someone asked, I'm attaching the patch I'm using.

My attempt didn't work too well, but I was able to get Jordi Pujol's
patches applied and they seem to work fine (remastered live-cd is

I'm attaching a single patch that should apply to the ubuntu-natty
2.6.36 tree and make aufs work.  If anyone wants to apply this and/or
hack on it more, you have my:

Signed-off-by:  Ben Greear <greearb at>

But, I don't have time to break up the patches and figure out how
to get it upstream....


> Thanks,
> Ben

Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc
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