Generating elf kernel ?
tiejun.chen at windriver.com
Tue Sep 14 20:08:33 EST 2010
Guillaume Dargaud wrote:
> Hello all,
> In the past I've been using the PPC architecture to generate elf kernels (I
> wrote my own bootloader):
> $ file zImage.elf
> zImage.elf: ELF 32-bit MSB executable, PowerPC or cisco 4500, version 1
> (SYSV), statically linked, not stripped
> I'm now trying to change to the PowerPC architecture, but the generated kernel
> is different and won't load:
> $ file zImage
> zImage: u-boot/PPCBoot image
> How do I generate an elf file ?
Try simpleImage/dtbImage. But you have to check if there is a file,
For more detail on this please refer to Documentation/powerpc/bootwrapper.txt.
> For what it's worth, I use the Xilinx-patched kernel and I load it to a flash
> mem using impact.
Which bootloader? Looks you want to run it as XIP.
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