[U-Boot] python3 support for pylibfdt

Peter Robinson pbrobinson at gmail.com
Thu Jun 20 10:45:02 UTC 2019

On Wed, Jun 19, 2019 at 7:22 PM Tom Rini <trini at konsulko.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 10:39:54AM +0100, Peter Robinson wrote:
> > Hi Simon,
> >
> > With the EOL of python2 soon I've been looking at the Fedora U-Boot
> > builds to see what it would take to move over to python3. There's a
> > couple of issues building the bundled pylibfdt, the first is the
> > Makefile hard codes python2, the second is that the generated
> > libfdt_wrap.c doesn't seem to find the python3 version of Python.h
> > (errors below).
> >
> > It seems upstream now supports building pylibfdt with dtc 1.5.0 but I
> > couldn't quite work out how this fits into the U-Boot bundled version.
> > Is there plans to be able to support pylibfdt with python3?
> Sounds like we need to run the normal kernel script to re-sync with
> upstream?  Thanks!

Seems reasonable, I'll keep an eye out for a patch series to test,
it's quite straight forward to test from my PoV.


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