[Buildroot] [PATCH v2 1/2] boot/uboot: add support for i.MX28 SD format

Jörg Krause joerg.krause at embedded.rocks
Sun Mar 22 21:15:25 UTC 2015


Hi Arnout,

On So, 2015-03-22 at 22:02 +0100, Jörg Krause wrote:
> Hi Arnout,
> 
> On So, 2015-03-22 at 14:25 +0100, Arnout Vandecappelle (Essensium/Mind)
> wrote:
> > From: Vincent Stehlé <vincent.stehle at freescale.com>
> > 
> > Allow to generate u-boot.sd, Freescale i.MX28 SB format with a header for
> > booting from an SD card.
> > 
> > U-boot includes an mxsboot tool to generate this format, starting from
> > v2011.12.
> > 
> > See u-boot doc/README.mxs (or doc/README.mx28_common before 2013.07).
> > 
> > [Arnout:
> >  - Wrap Config.in help text at 72 columns.
> >  - Remove v from U-Boot version specifier.
> >  - Refer to different README name before 2013.07.
> >  - Depend on host-elftosb
> 
> host-elftosb is not necessary anymore. BootStream support has been
> merged upstream and it's not necessary to convert the u-boot binary with
> elftosb. This should be removed for u-boot.sb make target as well. 

Sorry, I just saw your comment on this in the other mail. Would it make
sense to extract the version from the Makefile in uboots build
directory?

Best regards
Jörg



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