Obtaining kernel source (used to be : Re: Openmoko Bug #1841: white screen of death (WSOD) after resume)
panpaliamahen at gmail.com
Sun Aug 31 18:42:41 CEST 2008
Hi...i have good experience into linux kernel.
I am curious if there is kernel development project going on?
and if i can contribute in it?
Looking forward to hear.
On Sun, Aug 31, 2008 at 5:25 PM, Andy Green <andy at openmoko.com> wrote:
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> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> |> There's some wrong assumptions there, we binned svn for kernel work and
> |> use git for many months. There's tons of stuff happened to glamo
> |> since then in the kernel.
> | So the entire kernel including patches is obtained though git?
> | And the instructions on:
> | http://wiki.openmoko.org/wiki/Kernel
> | are deprecated?
> | I'm a complete git noob and a "fan" of svn, but the following is the
> | procedure for "checking out" a patched kernel?
> | git clone git://git.openmoko.org/git/kernel.git linux-2.6
> | cd linux-2.6
> | git checkout origin/andy
> | At least it yields a kernel source with a "defconfig-gta01" (and
> | defconfig-gta02).
> | If this is indeed the proper way of obtaining the
> | kernel source I will update the wiki.
> It is, although normally nowadays you want to checkout origin/stable
> Please do update the Wiki about it, it'd confuse anyone to pull the many
> months old svn stuff.
> - -Andy
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