[Buildroot] [RFC v2 1/1] ti-gfx: add new package
arnout at mind.be
Tue Jun 25 21:42:58 UTC 2013
On 25/06/13 18:29, Spenser Gilliland wrote:
> This is WIP of adding the TI Graphics SDK to Buildroot
It's not really _the_ graphics SDK, since it only supports a subset of
TI platforms (no OMAP1, OMAP2 or Davinci, and I'm not sure about OMAP5
> Current Status:
> Kernel Drivers load without errror.
> pvrsrvctl starts with no errors.
> Some demos run, others do not.
> gstreamer videotestsrc ! eglglessink does not work.
> Install startup files for sgx core.
> Create .pc files to simplify additional packaging.
We don't usually create pc files if the package doesn't provide them.
It's not really needed, because packages that use the library will anyway
not use pkg-config to get the package info.
> Hard Float Binaries
Doesn't the package contain soft-float binary libraries? Then
hard-float won't be possible, right?
> Testing, lots of testing.
> Additional Info:
> I've been using the 3.9.6-x3 tag of the kernel at
> https://github.com/RobertCNelson/stable-kernel by use of the
> LINUX_OVERRIDE_SRCDIR option.
> You must use a soft-float toolchain (ie Code Sourcery) as the binaries
> provided by the Graphics SDK are soft-float. (hard float is on the TODO
> To load the driver manually use the following:
> modprobe omaplfb
> modprobe bufferclass-ti
> pvrsrvctl --start --no-module
> Signed-off-by: Spenser Gilliland<spenser at gillilanding.com>
Please keep a changelog of the history of your patch in the commit
message, so we can keep track of which review comments you've already
taken into account.
In this particular case, I notice that Thomas repeats a lot of review
comments that I've made a week ago, so writing "review comments from
Arnout not taken into account" would have helped :-) Or maybe you missed
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