[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: HP mv2120 support in Orion tree

On Tue, Jun 10, 2008 at 10:45:37PM +0300, Eugene San wrote:
> Martin: Thank you for answering my question.
> To create install image we need uImage, uInitrd and mkimage
> a) uImage can be provided by make uImage in kernel source tree or by  
> converting regular image with: |mkimage -A arm -O linux -T kernel -C  
> none -a 0x80000 -e 0x80000 -n "Linux 2.6" -d linux.bin uImage.bin |
>    ( http://www.denx.de/wiki/view/DULG/LinuxConfiguration#Section_6.2 )
> b) uInitr can be created from regular inird by: "mkimage -T ramdisk -C  
> none -n 'Test Ramdisk Image -d ramdisk.img.gz uRamdisk"
>    ( http://www.denx.de/wiki/view/DULG/RootFileSystemOnARamdisk )
> c) mkimage is available as package in SID,  
> http://packages.debian.org/search?keywords=uboot-mkimage
> Final combined image (recovery.img), that may be uploaded and executed  
> on device using original recovery utility, is just two files glued 
> together.
> uImage must be padded to 2M and uInitrd to 8M and maybe compressed by  
> replacing "-C none" with "-C gzip".
> If you need more help, I'll be glad to assist.

Are you sure the ramdisk must be padded to 8MiB?  Is the full image
size supposed to be 10MiB, 2 + 8?

Reply to: