[OpenWrt-Devel] Dont drop support of working devices, fix the build system
john at phrozen.org
Mon May 28 12:13:55 EDT 2018
On 28/05/18 17:40, wnr2000v3 at memeware.net wrote:
> I reported here an issue with the build system creating too big
> Borromini then reported this here:
> And now you want to thank me for reporting this by dropping support
> for my device here?
> The device is working perfectly fine with all the snapshot builds. Its
> the build-system that have to be fixed to not create images that are
> too big. An advanced user told me that the device should be just
> ported from openwrt/target/linux/ar71xx/image/legacy.mk to
> openwrt/target/linux/ar71xx/image/generic.mk . He told that the modern
> build system have this check for the size.
> All i write here is already been written once in the forum post i
> linked above.
Let me rephrase that for you ...
thanks for spending your free time to respond to my report. I think that
dropping the board is not the best option. I am not a developer myself
but I am happy to help test patches/image. I hope that the board can be
kept on the list of supported devices as it is working perfectly well.
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