[U-Boot] [PATCH 1/2] tools/imx8m_image.sh: remove bashism

Stefano Babic sbabic at denx.de
Mon Apr 1 15:51:31 UTC 2019

Hi Fabio, Otavio,

On 01/04/19 16:14, Fabio Estevam wrote:
> Hi Stefano,
> On Mon, Apr 1, 2019 at 11:06 AM Stefano Babic <sbabic at denx.de> wrote:
>> Well, it looks like too much because I have 18.04, too, and I can build.
>> I cannot say that Ubuntu users cannot build u-boot anymore.
>> I guess you have /bin/sh -> dash, and /bin/sh -> bash solves the
>> problem, too. Or using update-alternatives, as we are in Ubuntu. I can
>> imagine it is disturbing in docker because a further step in
>> docker-compose to set up the shell is required, too.
>> As far as I know, default is dash (but was not dash default a long of
>> time ago ? I wonder this has become an issue recently, I have missed
>> something in the between). Nevertheless, I am still missing why this is
>> so important to push here when the user can set the shell and build
>> without issues. And travis works, too, it is also based on Ubuntu :
> Travis does not report an error, but Travis does not try to generate a
> real 'flash.bin' with the required DDR, HDMI and ATF firmwares.
> The error comes when we try to generate flash.bin with all these firmwares.
> Without Baruch's patch I can not generate a flash.bin that can boot on
> im8mq-evk, so that's why I see the lack of this patch as a big issue.

Ok - convinced. I pick it up.


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