[U-Boot-Users] OS dependencies on the bootloader
awozniak at mc.com
Wed Jan 4 23:21:05 CET 2006
A general bootloader question: How much hardware initialization should a
bootloader perform for the target OS?
I see a minimal memory controller setup to allow subsequent loading of
an OS image. ECC might also be setup but all remaining resources would
typically be setup by the OS.
Although I haven't tried booting Linux (we boot the vxworks bootrom),
does an embedded Linux make any assumptions about what the bootloader
Thank you and best regards, Andy
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