[PATCH] Makefile: Fix generation of flash.bin u-boot.itb with binman

Stefano Babic stefano.babic at denx.de
Sun May 2 11:57:15 CEST 2021

Hi Marek,

On 30.04.21 20:52, Simon Glass wrote:
> Hi Marek,
> On Fri, 30 Apr 2021 at 11:47, Marek Vasut <marex at denx.de> wrote:
>> On 4/30/21 8:13 PM, Simon Glass wrote:
>>> Hi,
>> Hello Simon,
>>> On Thu, 29 Apr 2021 at 17:11, Bin Meng <bmeng.cn at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> On Sat, Apr 24, 2021 at 8:57 PM Marek Vasut <marex at denx.de> wrote:
>>>>> On 2/25/21 9:50 PM, Marek Vasut wrote:
>>>>>> In case binman is enabled, the u-boot.itb is generated using this tool
>>>>>> and there is no direct u-boot.itb target, but instead the binman tool
>>>>>> must be invoked. Add support for this case.
>>>>>> Signed-off-by: Marek Vasut <marex at denx.de>
>>>>>> Cc: Peng Fan <peng.fan at nxp.com>
>>>>>> Cc: Stefano Babic <sbabic at denx.de>
>>>>> This bugfix is still missing from upstream.
>>> It seems to be missing a Fixes tag?
>> There are way too many commits related to this to identify specific one.
> Sure, I was suggesting why it had not been picked up for the release.
>>> I can't really comment on this particular patch as it is up to MX8
>>> what is done here.
>> In that case, deciding on this bugfix is up to the maintainer, Stefano.
>>> But a much better solution is to move this generation stuff to binman,
>>> instead of all the arch-specific Makefile rules.
>> Feel free to submit subsequent patch, but this bug should be fixed
>> first, improvements can go in later.
> Yes indeed. It looks like the maintainers are on this thread so they
> should be able to pick it up.

Not sure if this was related to i.MX because it changes the main 
Makefile, but I admit I do not remember anymore if I have already merged 
and I found an issue or I have not seen and I ignored. I pick it up and 
I run CI.


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