[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH 0/4] fix rb532 support

Felix Fietkau nbd at openwrt.org
Mon Jul 7 04:49:57 EDT 2014

On 2014-07-07 00:47, Roman Yeryomin wrote:
> On 6 July 2014 18:08, Felix Fietkau <nbd at openwrt.org> wrote:
>> On 2014-07-06 13:17, Roman Yeryomin wrote:
>>> On 6 July 2014 01:20, Roman Yeryomin <leroi.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> On 5 July 2014 18:03, Felix Fietkau <nbd at openwrt.org> wrote:
>>>>> On 2014-07-05 00:35, Roman Yeryomin wrote:
>>>>>> This patch set fully fixes rb532 support and removes broken mark.
>>>>>> Roman Yeryomin (4):
>>>>>>   [rb532] fix jffs2 images
>>>>>>   [rb532] change default package set
>>>>>>   [rb532] add wan interface
>>>>>>   [rb532] remove broken mark
>>>>> What about squashfs images? It looks to me like one of your patches
>>>>> which was applied in r40717 tried to fix them but actually left them in
>>>>> a broken state - the cmdline mounts squashfs directly on sda2 instead of
>>>>> going through block2mtd.
>>>> Yes, that's sounds weird to me also now but they work like that for me.
>>>> I will check that again tomorrow.
>>> So, squashfs works both ways. But the older squashfs cmdline was
>>> broken anyway as it was using mtdblock0 (like jffs2).
>>> I can add a patch to change squashfs to using block2mtd again, if you
>>> want, but I don't see any reasons to do that.
>> Are you sure that it actually mounts the jffs2 overlay? I'd expect it to
>> come up with tmpfs the way it's implemented right now.
> You, were right, I didn't look at that before (I just used ext4 images).
> Please see the patch attached. I don't know if this hack is acceptable
> but I don't see any other way to fix it.
> The key point is that we have to rename the onboard flash partition to
> make splitting work (without introducing other split methods?). This,
> potentially, can break something elsewhere but I don't see where right
> now.
Yes, I'll take this one and apply the other ones after it.


- Felix
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