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Re: Installation images for arm64

On Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 08:59:38AM -0700, Vagrant Cascadian wrote:
> On 2020-10-27, Reco wrote:
> > On Tue, Oct 27, 2020 at 08:02:18AM -0700, Vagrant Cascadian wrote:
> >> It looks like u-boot 2020.10 has an odroid-n2 target and
> >> arm-trusted-firmware 2.3 has an amlogic/g12a target, so it would likely
> >> be possible to enable those in the Debian packages if someone were able
> >> to test them semi-regularly.
> >
> > I happen to have an Odroid N2. What exactly such testing would require?
> For the debian-side of things:
>   https://wiki.debian.org/U-boot

That's doable. Count me in, if it's all that takes.

> And a quick guess to install would be to adapt the instructions for
> installing to use the packaged u-boot and arm-trusted-firmware (bl31):
>   https://salsa.debian.org/debian/u-boot/-/blob/master/doc/board/amlogic/odroid-n2.rst
> But it will probably still require some of the components from
> hardkernel's process.

And that one is problematic. I don't see a big problem in building
software from the source if that's required, but I prefer trusted Debian
toolchain for doing it, not some assorted Linaro blobs.


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