[U-Boot-Users] Embedded environment setup

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Sun Mar 25 22:27:07 CEST 2007

In message <46040C60.5070505 at inaccessnetworks.com> you wrote:
> I have a flash chip with equally sized sectors and I don't want to waste 
> an entire sector for the environment. I have the u-boot environment 
> embedded in the u-boot sector. The declarations in my board file are:

Do not do this. Do NOT do this. DO NOT DO THIS.

Please never mix U-Boot  code  and  environment  data  inone  sector.
Always use a separate sector (or two) for the environment.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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