David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Sun Oct 14 11:30:53 EDT 2001

alex.kremer at said:
> From about a month ago, the jffs2 code uses the "completion" interface
> that appeared only around 2.4.8. This means that jffs2 cannot be
> compiled unmodified with kernels prior to this. I'm using 2.4.1 and
> cannot currently upgrade (hw compatibility issues, that would demand
> too many changes).

> Does anyone know what would be a sufficient set of changes either to
> jffs2 or the kernel that wouldn't break anything and allow me use the
> latest jffs2 code?

The necessary magic should already be in include/linux/mtd/compatmac.h

It should just work if you include that from background.c.


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