[U-Boot-Users] XiP Linux uImage

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Jan 8 20:55:31 CET 2007

In message <200701081540.52988.javierruere at apexar.com> you wrote:
> 	I have failed to make an XiP uImage (or xipuImage) from a Linux kernel 
> configured as XiP. The line I tried was:
> mkimage -x -O linux -n Apexar -C none -a 10100000 -e 10100040 -d xipImage 
> xipuImage
> 	But it says: 'mkimage: Bad file: "xipImage" has invalid buffer for XIP'

A short look in the mkimage sourc should have shown that  this  means
that  at  least  one of the first 64 bytes of your "xipImage" file is
not 0xFF - check your kernel build rules / linker script.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
Phone: (+49)-8142-66989-10 Fax: (+49)-8142-66989-80 Email: wd at denx.de
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