[U-Boot-Users] Problem building U-boot for RpxLite with Mpc823e
wd at denx.de
Sat Aug 14 20:00:57 CEST 2004
in message <200408132105.25912.ccool at ninjatech.biz> you wrote:
> I'm looking for some "recent" documentation for U-boot for the rpxlite
> project. I've been trying to understand the doc, but the readme is based on
There is no "rpxlite project".
> the old project (ppcboot-0.8.1) and the date is 29-01-2001. I'm working
So what? If you think that parts of this documentation are wrong or
obsolete please point them out in detail.
> with a crosscompiler and I'm not able to compile an executable binary. (The
> cross-compiler is the cross-tools from timesys, I also tried powerpc-eabi
> (p.o.m.p. tools suit) and it did'nt work either.)
I know neither of these, but it seems everybody else hase no problems
compiling the code. We're using the ELDK, and it workes without any
> I know the crosscompiler works, because I've compiled busybox and a kernel and
You did not bother to mention any specific error message you get when
following the instructions.
It's impossible to help you without more (and better) information for you.
> they both work great. Now my goal is to stop using the nfsmount (timesys
> default) and boot from the flash (probably with an initrd image).
What makes you think that this requires to recompile U-Boot?
Did you actually READ the available documentation, especially the
DULG's sections about U-Boot's environment variables and how to
> If anyone has some doc or a link to it, a few hints would be greatly
RTFM. It's at http://www.denx.de/twiki/bin/view/DULG/Manual
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