[U-Boot-Users] Re: help :the problems about creating jffs2

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Sun Apr 18 16:56:40 CEST 2004

In message <BAY9-F5xRVVfdY6hlHK0005a0ad at hotmail.com> you wrote:
>	To: u-boot-users-request at lists.sourceforge.net

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> >
> help:The following is a detailed description of the problems.
> I modified some parameters of the drivers/mtd/maps/rpxlite.c

This is NOT a U-Boot file.

> and my mainboard the volumn of flash is :16M; but after compiling the
> kernel, which can't run ?the wrong message is following:
> ## Transferring control to Linux (at address 00000000) ...

This is NOT a U-Boot problem.

> Kernel command line: console=ttyS0,9600 root=/dev/nfs rw
> nfsroot=
> ip=
> panic=1
> Kernel panic: Failed to create the TCP control socket.
> <0>Rebooting in 1 seconds..

Looks  like  your  kernel  is  misconfigured  (no  support   for   IP
auto-configuration and/or root filesystem over NFS?).

But this has nothing to do with U-Boot.

> another question is :
> static struct mtd_partition partition_info[]={
> { name: "UBOOT",
> offset: 0,
> size:   BOOT_PARTITION_SIZE_KiB*1024 },
> { name: "JFFS2",
> offset: BOOT_PARTITION_SIZE_KiB*1024,
> size: (APP_PARTITION_SIZE_KiB)*1024 },
> { name: "KERNEL",
> offset:
> };
> I plan to modify like this ,which is ok?static struct mtd_partition
> fs_partition_info[]={}
> this struct is needed?

Yes, it is needed if you use  static partition map.

But this has NOTHING to do with U-Boot.

Please don't post questions that are off-topic.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-4596-87  Fax: (+49)-8142-4596-88  Email: wd at denx.de
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