[U-Boot] [PATCH] imx: variscite: Fix regression of SPL and U-boot booting

Saravanan Sekar saravanan at linumiz.com
Sun Aug 4 13:20:07 UTC 2019

1. Commit 3a7c45f6a772 ("simple-bus: add DM_FLAG_PRE_RELOC flag to
simple-bus driver") causes some i.MX boards that were converted
to DM, such as warp7, to fail to boot.

As explained by Lukas Auer:

"With the patch, U-Boot probes the drivers for devices under simple-bus
device tree nodes in the pre-relocation device model. The default value
of CONFIG_SYS_MALLOC_F_LEN (0x400) leaves U-Boot with not enough memory to
do this, causing it to hang."

Fix this problem by providing a convenient default value for

2. CONFIG_SPL_TEXT_BASE was moved to Kconfig, so added in defconfig
"configs: move CONFIG_SPL_TEXT_BASE to Kconfig"
(sha1: f89d6133eef2e068f9c33853b6584d7fcbfa9d2e)

Signed-off-by: Saravanan Sekar <saravanan at linumiz.com>
 configs/variscite_dart6ul_defconfig | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/configs/variscite_dart6ul_defconfig b/configs/variscite_dart6ul_defconfig
index 55f4ff59d2..6a44962c9a 100644
--- a/configs/variscite_dart6ul_defconfig
+++ b/configs/variscite_dart6ul_defconfig
@@ -51,3 +51,5 @@ CONFIG_USB_GADGET_PRODUCT_NUM=0xa4a5

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