[Lenny400] Patches for linux-stable
paul at boddie.org.uk
Sun Sep 3 18:15:58 CEST 2017
On Sunday 3. September 2017 18.01.04 H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
> I am not sure. The uImage/zImage has no sections - it is just a BLOB loaded
> to RAM and started somewhere.
Sorry, I always forget this! I just checked some bare-metal stuff I did for
the NanoNote, and of course the thing which happens right before mkimage is
"objcopy -O binary" on the .elf file to get a .bin file.
> I suspect that CONFIG_MIPS_ELF_APPENDED_DTB needs some ELF loader to start
> the kernel.
Yes, that would sound about right.
> The RAW seems to be the same as for ARM (and we had used that for a while
> in the GTA04 for the NAND image until we did update U-Boot to load the
So some kind of RAW solution it is, then.
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