[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] Linux 3.16 support on mvebu

Maxime Ripard maxime.ripard at free-electrons.com
Tue Oct 7 11:02:35 EDT 2014


On Mon, Oct 06, 2014 at 01:47:28PM +0200, Maxime Ripard wrote:
> Hi,
> Since this patchset is rather big, I didn't posted it by mail, but as
> suggested on the openwrt documentation, hosted these patches on a
> server.
> This serie of patches aims at using the Linux 3.16 kernel on the mvebu
> SoCs.
> The first patch ports the existing 3.14 patches to 3.16, and creates a
> generic configuration for it.
> http://free-electrons.com/~maxime/pub/openwrt-3.16/0001-linux-Add-3.16-support.patch
> The second patch does pretty much the same thing but for the mvebu
> target.
> http://free-electrons.com/~maxime/pub/openwrt-3.16/0002-mvebu-Add-3.16-kernel-patches-and-configuration.patch
> And the last one switches the mvebu kernel version to 3.16.
> http://free-electrons.com/~maxime/pub/openwrt-3.16/0003-mvebu-Switch-to-3.16.patch
> Since a lot of changes got introduced between 3.14 and 3.16, such as
> the support for the newer Marvell SoCs, the Armada 375 and 38X, it
> will need some additional work to get it to work on these, but that's
> to be done in a separate set.

Just an update on that, I just found out that there was an issue in
the squashfs xz compression options handling, so it's probably not a
very good idea to merge as is. I'll look into it and send a v2.


Maxime Ripard, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering
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