Re: Can't boot kernel 3.0.8 on Efika smarttop
On 4 January 2012 19:14, Dominique Dumont <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I may be a bit optimistic: I've tried to boot a Efika Smarttop box on a 3.0.8
> kernel. The boot stops right at the beginning with the following message:
> ## Booting kernel from Legacy Image at 90007fc0 ...
> Image Name: Linux-3.0.8
> Image Type: ARM Linux Kernel Image (uncompressed)
> Data Size: 1535416 Bytes = 1.5 MB
> Load Address: 90008000
> Entry Point: 90008000
> Verifying Checksum ... OK
> Loading Kernel Image ... OK
> Starting kernel ...
> drivers/rtc/hctosys.c: unable to open rtc device (rtc0)
> I've compiled the kernel using mx51_defconfig and enabled support of smartbook
> and nettop (sic)
> Is this a known problem ?
Yes, unfortunately getting a 3.x kernel to boot on an Efika
Smarttop/Smartbook has proven to be a real PITA. We're working on it
and we'll post kernel images here soon. In the meantime you might like
to check the images at:
> How can I solve this issue ?
Are you good at kernel coding? :)