[U-Boot-Users] Re: help porting u-boot for customized ixdp425 board

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Fri Dec 3 08:45:17 CET 2004

In message <003501c4d902$fbec8400$1000000a at araav> you wrote:
> as in my board's booting flash is different from the original ixdp and i do 
> not keep anything in this flash do i (ok, u-boot) need to recognize it at 
> all? why?

Yes.. So that U-Boot can be updated. And that  U-Boot  can  save  the
environment variables.

> as my second flash (OS, fs etc) is DOC, what shell I add/modify/remove to 
> make u-boot to understand this guy? and...

Configure it to use DoC.

> do i understand it correctly - if i want doc commands to work i need the 
> previous step be done?

Yes, as this is the natural order to get things running: one step  at
a time.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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