[Buildroot] [PATCH] imx6sabresd: boot to /init in mfgtools mode

Luca Ceresoli luca at lucaceresoli.net
Fri Sep 19 13:48:39 UTC 2014


Dear Vincent Stehlé,

Vincent Stehlé wrote:
> Buildroot supplies a nice /init wrapper script to use when booting from a
> ramdisk.
>
> We add a patch to u-boot to tell the kernel to boot into /init (instead of
> /linuxrc) on i.MX6, when booting in mfgtools mode. This way we can boot a
> buildroot system entirely through USB.
>
> Signed-off-by: Vincent Stehlé <vincent.stehle at freescale.com>
> Cc: Gary Bisson <bisson.gary at gmail.com>
> Cc: Thomas De Schampheleire <patrickdepinguin+buildroot at gmail.com>
> Cc: Gilles Talis <gilles.talis at gmail.com>

Acked-by: Luca Ceresoli <luca at lucaceresoli.net>

However, as you pointed out, this conflicts with my patches to support
i.MX6DL. So I've rebased my patches on current master and added yours
on top, adapted and completed with i.MX6DL support.

I'll send this patchset in a while, with the addition of my Tested-by
tag.

-- 
Luca


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