[PATCH] ARM: allow, but warn, when issuing ioremap() on RAM
Russell King - ARM Linux
linux at arm.linux.org.uk
Mon Oct 11 05:02:12 EDT 2010
On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 10:35:08AM +0200, Uwe Kleine-König wrote:
> Alternatively when calling fixup only after parse_tags in setup_arch()
> it worked. But I guess this change is not for discussion.
> OTOH I wonder why fixup gets passed meminfo. It's not very useful if
> it's not yet filled.
Because, rather than pass in ATAGs or set the memory on the command line,
they instead wanted to hard-code it in C - something which still happens
This is part of the on-going pain of poor quality boot loaders.
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