[U-Boot] [PATCH V3] BOOT: Add "bootz" command to boot Linux zImage

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Mon Mar 12 23:42:55 CET 2012

Dear Marek Vasut,

btw - there is no need to full-quote.

In message <201203122308.54249.marex at denx.de> you wrote:
> > I have but a few formal questions / issues.
> I had a dilemma about the image.[ch] indeed. I was quite unsure where to put 
> those, can you suggest proper location? I didn't want to create new file only 
> for that matter.

Sorry, I have no good idea either.

If you omit comment header and includes, common/cmd_bootz.c adds less
than 10% to common/cmd_bootm.c - unless we extrace more common code
from other boot* commands, you might even add it to cmd_bootm.c (with

While we are at it:

+	zi = (struct zimage_header *)images->ep;
+	if (zi->zi_magic != LINUX_ARM_ZIMAGE_MAGIC) {

Do we have to care about endianess here?

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

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