[Buildroot] svn commit: trunk/buildroot/target/linux

Hans-Christian Egtvedt hans-christian.egtvedt at atmel.com
Tue Jan 13 06:10:25 UTC 2009


On Tue, 13 Jan 2009 11:05:41 +1100
Hamish Moffatt <hamish at cloud.net.au> wrote:

> On Fri, Jan 09, 2009 at 10:19:04AM +0100, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
> > >>>>> "ulf" == ulf  <ulf at uclibc.org> writes:

<snipp>

> > Silently selecting something as big and with so many configuration
> > options as U-Boot isn't that nice - I think it would be nicer to
> > depend on UBOOT instead.
> 
> Isn't it possible(likely?) that users would have their own U-Boot or
> have a pre-built one and don't need to compile it with buildroot, yet
> still want to generate uImages?
> 

Yes, but they still need mkimage. And, AFAIK, U-Boot does not support
building the tools without loading a configuration. U-Boot could
default to a known to compile default... Instead of like now where it
defaults to $(BOARD_NAME)_config or something similar.

-- 
Best regards,
Hans-Christian Egtvedt


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