[U-Boot-Users] RFC:new multi image format

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Mar 19 19:43:16 CET 2007

In message <45FEB74E.5020106 at gmx.net> you wrote:
> > Are other fields useful or should we just duplicate the image_header
> > completely?
> If the fields of the current image header suffice to describe the images 
> contained in a multi-image, you can just wrap each sub-image with a 

They don;t. As mentioned before, I have a  customer  requirement  for
MD5  /  SHA1 checksums for the images, and I don't want to misuse (or
lose) other existing fields like the name string for this.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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