[E3-hacking] E3 u-boot & Linux

Jonathan McDowell noodles at earth.li
Wed Feb 22 19:24:43 GMT 2006

On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 07:21:35PM +0000, Mark Underwood wrote:
> --- Jonathan McDowell <noodles at earth.li> wrote:
> > Anyway, my minor patch to use the proper Delta machine type is at:
> > 
> > http://the.earth.li/pub/e3/delta-20060222.diff
> > 
> > You'll need to patch u-boot to use a machine type of 862 as well
> > obvious, otherwise the kernel won't boot.
> That's great. Once I get the LCD up and running (almost there I think
> (famous last words ;-)) I'll merge my changes with yours and create
> another diff.

Cool. Mine's against the one you distributed obviously. I've started
trying to teach the omap-keypad driver about the E3's keypad layout, so
if you get LCD working then that give us local console. \o/

> Martin is trying to track down the shell problem and has found that if
> you configure busybox to statically link it works.

I've worked on OpenEmbedded in the past; it should be easy to get it
generating full images, but I'd like to get flash going before that
ideally. I might take a look at a basic E3 target to help people get up
and running if I find time though.


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