[PATCH] ARM: Allow for kernel command line concatenation

Andrea Adami andrea.adami at gmail.com
Fri Apr 8 08:19:13 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 11:36 AM,  <oskar.andero at sonyericsson.com> wrote:
> From: Victor Boivie <victor.boivie at sonyericsson.com>
> This patch allows the provided CONFIG_CMDLINE to be concatenated
> with the one provided by the boot loader. This is useful to
> merge the static values defined in CONFIG_CMDLINE with the
> boot loader's (possibly) more dynamic values, such as startup
> reasons and more.
> Signed-off-by: Victor Boivie <victor.boivie at sonyericsson.com>
> Reviewed-by: Bjorn Andersson <bjorn.andersson at sonyericsson.com>
> Signed-off-by: Oskar Andero <oskar.andero at sonyericsson.com>
> Acked-by: Nicolas Pitre <nicolas.pitre at linaro.org>
> Acked-by: Uwe Kleine-König <u.kleine-koenig at pengutronix.de>
> ---

All fine from ARM point of view.
Just to remember there is space for a standardization in the sources
being that other archs have ended up using different names for the
same things:


During our kexecboot works we have battled with CMDLINE passed by
broken arm bootloaders and we are still fighting with mips kernels...

My 2 cents


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