[lkml]   [2006]   [Aug]   [7]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: x86_64 command line truncated
    Andi Kleen wrote:
    > Andy Whitcroft <> writes:
    >> It seems that the command line on x86_64 is being truncated during boot:
    > in mm right?
    >> Will try and track it down.
    > Don't bother, it is likely "early-param" (the patch from
    > hell). I'll investigate.
    > -Andi

    Well I've narroed it down to the following patch from Andrew:


    Basically, that leads setup_arch to return saved_command_line as _the_
    command_line. We then run parse_args() against it which assumes it may
    irrevocabaly change command_line. Previous to this patch
    saved_command_line and command_line were separate and this was not an issue.

    It feels like we should be following the model in the newly added
    parse_early_parms() and taking a local copy of the command_line here.

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2006-08-07 16:43    [W:0.020 / U:9.060 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site