[U-Boot] Enabling nand createbbt command

Scott Wood scottwood at freescale.com
Fri Mar 9 00:03:57 CET 2012

On 03/08/2012 04:49 PM, Bud Miljkovic wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Fabio Estevam [mailto:festevam at gmail.com]
>> Sent: Friday, 9 March 2012 11:45 a.m.
>> To: Bud Miljkovic
>> Cc: Scott Wood; u-boot at lists.denx.de
>> Subject: Re: [U-Boot] Enabling nand createbbt command
>> My suggestion is that you use U-boot from git.denx.de instead of the
>> 2009.08 from FSL.
> Is that because the mainline U-boot id better maintained and/or ... ?

Well for once thing, it's because you're asking for help on the mailing
list for mainline U-Boot. :-)

We can't help you with some other codebase that we know nothing about.

I do expect mainline is better maintained and supported, except for
missing particular features/hardware support that nobody ever bothered
to submit to mainline -- which in this case appears to be hardware that
you care about, so unless you're prepared to do a fair bit of work to
add support to mainline, I'd try again to find a support channel for
your Freescale-provided U-Boot.  Or maybe we could help you figure out
what it is you want to do, instead of scrubbing, if the answer doesn't
depend on details of a non-standard U-Boot.

Oh, and if you're curious about my freescale.com e-mail address, I work
in a different part of the company and don't have i.MX knowledge or


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