[U-Boot-Users] Simple bootloader in the kernel and PPCBoot
wd at denx.de
Tue Feb 25 09:51:48 CET 2003
in message <1046168602.1108.11.camel at pla> you wrote:
> It is one thing that I am not sure of. Do I need to link in the
> arch/ppc/boot/simple files in the kernel when I am using PPCBoot?
> As I understand this is a simple bootloader and should not be necessary
> when using PPCBoot. Am I right?
> If I do a "make pImage", it is not included, but I can not boot this
Then you are missing something in your port. Please explain what "can
not boot" means? Did you debug the start-up sequence?
> If I do a "make zImage", a zImage.embedded is created with the
> arch/ppc/boot/simple bootloader files linked in. This image can I boot
> if I set the entry point to 10000 when i attach the header with the
> mkimage command.
You probably can also start this using a simple "go", and you
probably cannot pass args to it, right?
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