[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/2] fs/initramfs: refactor with fs/cpio

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Tue Sep 27 21:23:54 UTC 2011


>>>>> "Arnout" == Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind) <arnout at mind.be> writes:

 Arnout> From: "Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind)" <arnout at mind.be>
 Arnout> An initramfs is in fact the same as a cpio archive, but embedded in
 Arnout> the kernel.  So instead of duplicating the cpio infrastructure,
 Arnout> we can simply build images/rootfs.cpio and link that into the
 Arnout> kernel.

Committed, thanks.

-- 
Bye, Peter Korsgaard


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