[meta-freescale] building core-image-minimalfort1042d4rdb*failsbuilding hypervisor
zhenhua.luo at nxp.com
Thu Jul 13 19:22:37 PDT 2017
Hypervisor is not necessary to boot the t1042d4rdb board.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert P. J. Day [mailto:rpjday at crashcourse.ca]
> Sent: Friday, July 14, 2017 2:41 AM
> To: Zhenhua Luo <zhenhua.luo at nxp.com>
> Cc: Kursad Oney CW <koney at mmm.com>; meta-freescale at yoctoproject.org;
> C.r. Guo <chunrong.guo at nxp.com>
> Subject: RE: [meta-freescale] building core-image-
> minimalfort1042d4rdb*failsbuilding hypervisor
> On Thu, 13 Jul 2017, Zhenhua Luo wrote:
> > Hi Robert,
> > The patch is submitted to fix the hypervisor build issue.
> > https://patchwork.openembedded.org/patch/141881/.
> > The hypervisor is a layer of software that enables the efficient and
> > secure partitioning of a multicore system. A system's CPUs, memory,
> > and I/O devices can be divided into groupings or partitions, as shown
> > in the figure below. Each partition is capable of executing a guest
> > operating system. For more details, you can refer to the QorIQ SDK
> > document which is available in http://tinyurl.com/ya57eeol.
> oh, i know what a hypervisor *is*, i'm just asking whether it's
> *necessary* to simply get a bootable system for a t1042d4rdb target.
> since it's selected via EXTRA_IMAGEDEPENDS, the impression i get is that it's
> optional. or am i misunderstanding something?
> Robert P. J. Day Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
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