[Lenny400] Patches for linux-stable

Paul Boddie paul at boddie.org.uk
Sun Sep 3 17:57:31 CEST 2017


On Sunday 3. September 2017 17.25.03 H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> > 
> > CONFIG_MIPS_NO_APPENDED_DTB
> > CONFIG_MIPS_ELF_APPENDED_DTB
> > CONFIG_MIPS_RAW_APPENDED_DTB
> 
> Ah, fine! I did fgrep the .config after compiling for ARM. Therefore I
> didn't see the disabled CONFIG_MIPS options.
> 
> Looks as if we need CONFIG_MIPS_RAW_APPENDED_DRB=y
> 
> http://elixir.free-electrons.com/linux/v4.13-rc7/source/arch/mips/Kconfig#L
> 2915
> 
> The only thing which makes me wonder is that the description is not for
> zImage or uImage but for vmlinux.bin. We may have to make a zImage/uImage
> out of that manually afterwards.

What about CONFIG_MIPS_ELF_APPENDED_DTB? That should put the device tree 
binary in a section within the image, regardless of the eventual archive 
format. Or do I misunderstand what is happening?

Paul


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