Re: Debian 7.0 on Dreamplug basic installation and booting system external sd card
* Stanley Pilton <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2013-10-28 16:21]:
> $ mkimage -A arm -O linux -T kernel -C none -a 0x00800000 -e
> 0x00800000 -n kernel -d vmlinuz uImage
> $ mkimage -A arm -O linux -T ramdisk -C gzip -a 0x01100000 -e
> 0x01100000 -n i -d initrd.img uInitrd
> Why didn't the installation work in the first place and is my
> technique of generating the images on a PC flawed?
On the DreamPlug, the vmlinuz file isn't enough. You also need the
Device Tree blob. Can you run "flash-kernel" and see if that
generates u* images that will boot?
As to why the installer didn't do that automatically, can you check
the syslog file in /var/log/installer?