[U-Boot-Users] Download of kernel Image through Serial Line.

Christophe.LINDHEIMER at fr.thalesgroup.com Christophe.LINDHEIMER at fr.thalesgroup.com
Wed Jan 29 11:09:11 CET 2003


> > - What are the minima requests in terms of memory to run Linux ?
> > - Minimum Ram Size
> > - Minimum Flash Size if I don't use NFS ( full embeded application )
> That depends on your hardware and software. Define "full embedded
> application". With 4MB RAM you can get started. Depending on what you
> need in the kernel (networking, for instance) this can become a little
> bit tight quickly.

Well my application shouldn't be very big and I don't really need a lot of
features of Linux so if it works with 4Mb for a "light" Linux it should be
When I speak of "full embedded application" I mean that won't have NFS to
store the filesystem.
So if I understood correctly I will have to flash my linux image and the
So I need to have an idea of the size necessary to store a filesystem and a
linux image in Flash...



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