[U-Boot-Users] file transfer server

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Tue May 20 21:53:42 CEST 2003

Dear Anupam,

in message <2692A548B75777458914AC89297DD7DA021CCFA5 at bronze.dolby.net> you wrote:
> I am using uboot for the ebony board. I want to be able to transfer a
> new firmware image to the board over the network. I would like to be
> able to connect to some sort of a server running on the board (by
> interrupting the boot sequence) through a client running on a remote
> system and interactively provide the server with a firmware image which
> can then be written by the server onto flash.
> Can someone tell me how this can be done?

It works exactly vice  versa:  you  use  the  TFTP  client  which  is
available  in  U-Boot  to  connect to a TFTP server somewhere on your
network and download the image from the server.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
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