[U-Boot] [PATCH] cmd: remove NET and CMD_NET dependency for CMD_PXE
patrice.chotard at st.com
Tue Oct 29 08:24:27 UTC 2019
On 10/28/19 2:49 PM, Tom Rini wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 28, 2019 at 02:23:19PM +0100, Patrice Chotard wrote:
>> It allows to use sysboot command on board which have no NET support.
>> Currently, sysboot command can't be used if CMD_NET and NET flags are
>> not set, while sysboot allows to load extlinux.conf file from local
>> filesystem, so it doesn't need to depend of CMD_NET and NET flags.
>> One solution would be to put sysboot command's code outside pxe.c and
>> create a new sysboot.c file. But sysboot command code is imbricated
>> with pxe command code and as all CMD_NET relative code is already under
>> CMD_NET flag, the easiest way to break sysboot dependency with CMD_NET
>> and NET flags is to move CMD_PXE outside CMD_NET and NET section in
>> Signed-off-by: Patrice Chotard <patrice.chotard at st.com>
> How far did you go down the path of making cmd/sysboot.c or similar?
> Since it's not obvious unless you're already in here that the
> extlinux.conf stuff is inside pxe, it really would be good to split
> things out. If you even have a rough draft patch to look at that would
As explained, this implementation was the easiest way ... but ok i will split out
sysboot code from pxe one, and put common code into a new file.
> be great. Also:
>> Kconfig | 2 +-
>> cmd/Kconfig | 12 ++++++------
>> 2 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
>> diff --git a/Kconfig b/Kconfig
>> index 66b059f749..ce2ad16ea5 100644
>> --- a/Kconfig
>> +++ b/Kconfig
>> @@ -87,7 +87,7 @@ config DISTRO_DEFAULTS
>> select CMD_FS_GENERIC
>> select CMD_PART if PARTITIONS
>> select CMD_PING if CMD_NET
>> - select CMD_PXE if NET
>> + select CMD_PXE
>> select ENV_VARS_UBOOT_CONFIG
>> select HUSH_PARSER
>> select SUPPORT_RAW_INITRD
>> diff --git a/cmd/Kconfig b/cmd/Kconfig
>> index 07060c63a7..2cb0935632 100644
>> --- a/cmd/Kconfig
>> +++ b/cmd/Kconfig
>> @@ -1499,12 +1499,6 @@ config CMD_ETHSW
>> operations such as enabling / disabling a port and
>> viewing/maintaining the filtering database (FDB)
>> -config CMD_PXE
>> - bool "pxe"
>> - select MENU
>> - help
>> - Boot image via network using PXE protocol
>> config CMD_WOL
>> bool "wol"
>> @@ -1636,6 +1630,12 @@ config CMD_MISC
>> Delay execution for some time
>> +config CMD_PXE
>> + bool "pxe"
>> + select MENU
>> + help
>> + Boot image via network using PXE protocol or via local extlinux.conf file
> We should expand the prompt as well to note that sysboot is in here as
> well, if we cannot split. Thanks!
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