[coreboot] [PATCH]romfs: avoid build errors for non-romfs targets, and support lzma compression for romfs targets

Stefan Reinauer stepan at coresystems.de
Fri Apr 3 18:15:37 CEST 2009

On 03.04.2009 16:12 Uhr, Patrick Georgi wrote:
> Hi,
> I thought that romfs infrastructure is done now, but there were some
> issues (see buildbot).
> The romfs image was always built, and sometimes broke (because of the
> different image layouts) for buildrom images. After the patch, these
> issues are avoided by not adding payloads to the romfs image (they
> wouldn't be read anyway). Both workarounds (in buildrom code for romfs
> and vice-versa) aren't very pretty, but that's what our buildsystem
> requires.
> As I had to create a "communication channel" (via the romfs-support
> files), I took the chance to also use it for compression information,
> so if you configure lzma support, you'll get lzma compressed payloads
> in romfs.
> Signed-off-by: Patrick Georgi <patrick.georgi at coresystems.de>
Acked-by: Stefan Reinauer <stepan at coresystems.de>

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