[meta-freescale] Freescale Linux kernel 3.10.17_1.0.0_beta

Fabio Estevam festevam at gmail.com
Mon Dec 30 09:17:34 PST 2013

On Mon, Dec 30, 2013 at 2:46 PM, John Weber <rjohnweber at gmail.com> wrote:
> Testing this now.  Looks like it boots and talks to the network, USB, and
> serial ports on Wandboard Dual, but changes might be needed for U-boot to
> use a zImage by default, as well as changing the default fdt load address.
> I had problems booting with the DTB using a uImage.

Can you try with fdt_addr=0x18000000 ?

> Also, do not use imx_v6_v7_defconfig.  Here, I believe that v6 and v7 refer
> to the ARM instruction set.  The new kernel seems to include some
> v7-specific instructions in some assembly code (specifically some lpddr2
> code).  I'm using imx_v7_defconfig instead, which actually has more
> i.MX6-specific options included by default.
> As an side question - is there an issue with defaulting to using zImage
> instead of uImage for Yocto/u-boot?

No, I also think we should switch to zImage format. We only need to
update the script to call 'bootz' instead of 'bootm'.


Fabio Estevam

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