[PATCH 2/2] ARM: defconfig: add DT support for orion5x_defconfig

Andrew Lunn andrew at lunn.ch
Mon Jul 20 13:47:48 PDT 2015

On Tue, Jul 14, 2015 at 10:00:02PM +0900, Roger Shimizu wrote:
> - add two DT-device entries into orion5x_defconfig

This i agree with.

> - enable EARLY_PRINTK because it's set in most "bootargs" setting for
>   orion5x dts files. e.g.: 'bootargs = "console=ttyS0,115200n8
> earlyprintk";'

This i'm somewhat against. Of the 113 defconfigs, only 10 enable it.
There has also been a push to remove bootargs completely, since it is
not needed if you set stdout-path.

> - enable NETCONSOLE as module because it's helpful to check boot log
>   when there's no serial connection

And only three enable this. 


More information about the linux-arm-kernel mailing list