[U-Boot-Users] [PATCH] Add option -p to mkimage to align an image to word boundary

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Fri Mar 2 16:12:19 CET 2007

In message <ab648d4b0703020620w312211fbp6608df104abbc1ce at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> Would anybody be bothered if mkimage _always_ aligned images?

Images are already always aligned.

> That way we could loose the third argument of copy_file, as well
> as the new -p flag.

Why should we add padding bytes? Nobody needs them.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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