[U-Boot-Users] Offset beginning of flash image?

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Fri Jan 17 23:43:37 CET 2003

In message <3E288496.3090600 at jpl.nasa.gov> you wrote:
> The problem is that PPCBoot doesn't support the rsh method of booting 
> kernels, so we are stuck w/ tftpboot. We can't use that for our vxworks 
> kernels.

Well, I don't know what VxWorks "rsh method" is, but if it  _is_  rsh
then  you  need  a  full TCP/IP stack, while U-Boot comes just with a
minimal subset of UDP.

Why cannot you use TFTP? As it is the more primitive thing to  do  it
should be easier, too...

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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