[PATCH] imx8mp_evk: Make SPL binary size smaller

Fabio Estevam festevam at gmail.com
Fri May 8 04:56:07 CEST 2020

Hi Marek,

On Thu, May 7, 2020 at 10:40 PM Marek Vasut <marex at denx.de> wrote:

> Disable tiny printf in SPL, because that's really broken with
> dm_dump_all(), run dm_dump_all() just after power_init_board() in
> board/freescale/imx8m{p,q}_evk/spl.c  and compare the results. There is
> likely gonna be a missing driver, my bet would still be on the clock.

That's a good suggestion. Yes, the clock drivers are missing for i.MX8MP.

Here is the comparison against a i.MX8MM EVK:

I will activate them on SPL tomorrow.

Also, I noticed that i.MX8MM EVK has the following watchdog issues on master:

U-Boot SPL 2020.07-rc1-00387-g67887903af (May 07 2020 - 23:49:27 -0300)
Normal Boot
WDT:   Started without servicing (60s timeout)
Trying to boot from MMC1

U-Boot 2020.07-rc1-00387-g67887903af (May 07 2020 - 23:49:27 -0300)

CPU:   Freescale i.MX8MMQ rev1.0 at 1200 MHz
Reset cause: POR
Model: FSL i.MX8MM EVK board
DRAM:  2 GiB
WDT:   Started without servicing (60s timeout)
Loading Environment from MMC... OK
In:    serial
Out:   serial
Err:   serial
Warning: ethernet at 30be0000 using MAC address from ROM
eth0: ethernet at 30be0000
Hit any key to stop autoboot:  0

It reboots after staying 60s in the U-Boot prompt.


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