Re: [PATCH] make cramfs look less hostile

From: Christoph Hellwig (
Date: Sun Jun 15 2003 - 12:26:42 EST

On Sun, Jun 15, 2003 at 06:05:24PM +0200, Jörn Engel wrote:
> Hi!
> This thing has been biting me now and again. "cramfs: wrong magic\n"
> looks like an error condition to most people and thus creates bug
> reports. But there is no bug per se in having cramfs support in the
> kernel and booting from a jffs2 rootfs. So instead of teaching the
> users over and over, how about this little one-liner?

Umm, cramfs_fill_super has a silent parameter that's true for
probing the root filesystem. I'd suggest disabling the printk
completly if it's set.

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