[U-Boot-Users] [PATCH v3] Fix initrd length miscalculation in bootm command when using a dtu
wd at denx.de
Fri May 4 18:27:10 CEST 2007
In message <463B3463.1030702 at freescale.com> you wrote:
> If you apply my patch, then the comment becomes correct. My goal was to
> lock the variables 'len' and 'data' into one purpose. The reason the
I think you actually missed a few places where len was also used.
> bug existed is because the other developer didn't realize this. He used
> 'len' thinking it was available. In a sense, I was trying to implement
This type of thinking was plain wrong. You must never use any
variable without understanding what it's being used for.
> Stefan said he had a testing repo of some kind. How about we just use
> that? If Stefan is willing, he can apply my emailed patches to his repo.
The u-boot-testing repo is actually *my* guardian repo where I put all
stuff in that does not fit anywhere else.
As I explained before, you need a normal developer's repo, not a
guardian one. And I repeat: I offer you such a repo, it's available
right now, I just need the IP address from where you will connect.
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