MTD in kernel 2.4.9

Thomas Eschenbacher Thomas.Eschenbacher at
Sat Sep 8 06:52:10 EDT 2001

Jarkko Lavinen wrote:
> [...]
> The complete_and_exit() problem I experienced was fixed in the 2.4.9 AC
> kernel by adding the wait queue head initialization just before forking the
> GC thread in jffs2_start_garbage_collect_thread(). That fixed the crashing
> GC thread problem in unmount.
> I haven't tried copying mtd CVS files over Linus kernels but on current
> AC kernels straight copying won't work. At least it will complain about
> missing up_and_exit().

It seems that Alan has fixed that in his patch-2.4.9-ac9.gz. JFFS2 now
compiles without complaining and even the entries in and
the Makefile are present!


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