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Re: Providing (armhf) u-boot images together with d-i images?

> Does it work to have a partition table and to have the u-boot code raw
> at 128KiB?  I was under the impression that didn't work, but did not
> try it.  I should give it a try sometime.

u-boot.img? No, we need u-boot SPL (MLO) to setup the memory to load
the final u-boot.img binary.  (or just enable u-boot's falcon mode,
but that's less generic as everything is setup in the MLO binary by

> Of course the documentation also said the partition table had to be DOS
> style, yet a GPT works fine too (which is nice at least).

I haven't tried GPT, usually just set it up as msdos compatiable with
a 1MB hole on the front of the media.

Of course the doc's do not mention the bootrom's extX support, which
we now have working in mainline u-boot. ;)


Robert Nelson

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