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Re: jffs2 with kernel 2.2.12?
> If I compare the jffs patchin.sh with my kernel, my code contains
> equivalent changes for much of the patch. One exception is modules.c
> - though I have some changes related in incrementing/decrementing
> usage count, I do not seem to have similar code for the complete
> MOD_INITIALIZING and backport inter_module_xxx from 2.4 changes. If
> you want more details on all of this, I can provide.
The inter_module_xxx crap is a complete abortion - a perfectly sane
interface removed and replaced with something less useful, without even any
sensible changeover period. You'll want to grab the appropriate changes
from the 2.2.18(?) patch.
> Meanwhile, I'm going to try to move to the current mtd and then jffs2.
> One concern I still have is that 2.2.12 does not seem to have
> everything required for jffs2 - examples: generic_read_dir(), setattr
> in inode_operations, init_special_inode(), etc. Version 2.2.18 also
> doesn't seem to resolve many of these problems. Am I missing
> something? Do I really need 2.4?
JFFS2 won't work in 2.2 without some porting.
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