[U-Boot] [U-Boot,v2] spl: implement CRC check on U-Boot uImage
trini at konsulko.com
Fri Feb 8 21:19:58 UTC 2019
On Fri, Feb 08, 2019 at 10:05:41PM +0100, Simon Goldschmidt wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 8, 2019 at 8:46 PM Tom Rini <trini at konsulko.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Nov 28, 2018 at 09:52:45PM +0100, Simon Goldschmidt wrote:
> > > SPL currently does not check uImage CRCs when loading U-Boot.
> > >
> > > This patch adds checking the uImage CRC when SPL loads U-Boot. It does
> > > this by reusing the existing config option SPL_CRC32_SUPPORT to allow
> > > leaving out the CRC check on boards where the additional code size or
> > > boot time is a problem (adding the CRC check currently adds ~1.4 kByte
> > > to flash).
> > >
> > > The SPL_CRC32_SUPPORT config option now gets enabled by default if SPL
> > > support for legacy images is enabled to check the CRC on all boards
> > > that don't actively take countermeasures.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by: Simon Goldschmidt <simon.k.r.goldschmidt at gmail.com>
> > > Reviewed-by: Simon Glass <sjg at chromium.org>
> > Really sorry for the delay on this, especially as I've found one or two
> > problems. The first problem is that with this vyasa-rk3288 and a few
> > others fail to build due to a number of errors such as:
> > ../common/spl/spl.c:269:12: error: 'struct spl_image_info' has no member
> > named 'dcrc_data'
> Hmm, let me check what's wrong there.
> > Second, I believe this is causing a number of platforms with very tight
> > SPL constraints, namely all of 64bit sunxi, to fail to link as they
> > overflow SRAM now. This can be fixed at least by making the new
> > behavior opt-in, but I would fix the vyasa-rk3288 problem first. Thanks
> > in advance!
> Well, I thought it would be better to have it default to 'y' since I think it
> is what is expected. Shouldn't we explicitly work on those platforms?
> I must say I was pretty shocked to see that SPL did not detect an invalid
> Can you point me to a config that fails?
In general, pine64_plus_defconfig is one that might (as I re-run my
build without this patch, I still see some failures but they've scrolled
off screen, but 64bit sunxi _is_ very sensitive to SPL growth).
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