[PATCH 1/1] MTD mtdchar: add missing initializer on raw write

Artem Bityutskiy dedekind1 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 6 11:33:59 EDT 2011

On Mon, 2011-06-06 at 15:50 +0200, Peter Wippich wrote:
> On writes in MODE_RAW the mtd_oob_ops struct is not sufficiently 
> initialized which may cause nandwrite to fail. With this patch
> it is possible to write raw nand/oob data without additional ECC
> (either for testing or when some sectors need different oob layout
> e.g. bootloader) like
> nandwrite  -n -r -o  /dev/mtd0 <myfile>
> Signed-off-by: Peter Wippich <pewi at gw-instruments.de>

Pushed your patch to the l2-mtd-2.6.git tree, thanks. It did not apply,
but I amended it. I guess it is against some old kernel tree. Also, I've
added "Cc: stable at kernel.org" to make sure it reaches the -stable tree.


A "Tested-by" would be great!

Best Regards,
Artem Bityutskiy (Артём Битюцкий)

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