[OpenWrt-Devel] Split kernel modules out of the base opkg repo?

John Crispin blogic at openwrt.org
Sat Jul 25 09:55:08 EDT 2015

On 25/07/2015 14:46, Matthias Schiffer wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to propose to split the current "base" opkg repo into two, one
> for userspace applications and one for kernel modules. This would
> greatly simplify providing your own kernel module repository with
> modules for a customized kernel, while still being able to rely on the
> upstream "base" repo for userspace.
> I'll provide a patch for this if you think this is a reasonable idea.
> Matthias

i think the current setup works very well for open drivers and code.
fixing up openwrt for out of tree modules is imho not a good idea as it
allows companies to easily avoid upstreaming stuff.

why dont you just include your magic USP into openwrt and/or upstream ?
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