[U-Boot-Users] tftp loadable applets?
wd at denx.de
Wed Nov 30 01:10:10 CET 2005
In message <438CE99B.9000201 at gmail.com> you wrote:
> I noticed that there is a tftpboot command. Is there a similar
> mechanism in place for uploading applets via tftp?
> I had booted uClinux's compressed zImage utilizing 'tftpboot' command
> and a following 'go' command as my 'CONFIG_BOOTCOMMAND' successfully.
And you have probably read in the manual that this is *not* the
correct way to boot Linux images. You are supposed to use proper
image files and the "bootm" command.
> Though I haven't tried to use 'tftpboot' to load applets, it seems
> possible in that zImage is also a binary file(not ELF). The
"It seems possible." Wow. You really understand what you are doing,
> 'CONFIG_BOOTCOMMAND' and some relevant configurations were configured as
> below in my include/configs/<board>.h:
And why are you posting this information? I can't find a question or
hint of a problem?
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